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hazard

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hazard

  1. 1 something that may cause injury or harm the tumbledown old barn was considered a fire hazard Synonyms of hazard danger, imminence, menace, peril, pitfall, risk, threat, troubleWords Related to hazard snare, trap; booby trapNear Antonyms of hazard guard, protection, safeguard, shield, ward; asylum, harbor, haven, refuge, retreat, shelter

  2. 2 the uncertain course of events it was only by hazard and good fortune that we found our way back to the trail Synonyms of hazard accident, casualty [archaic], circumstance, hap, chance, luckWords Related to hazard fortuitousness, fortuity, haphazardry, randomness, uncertainty; fluke, happenchance, happenstance; destiny, doom, fate, fortune, lot; danger, peril, riskNear Antonyms of hazard intent, intention, purpose; design, outline, plan, scheme


hazard

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hazard

  1. 1 to place in danger just so the tourists could see the sea lions up close, the captain needlessly hazarded his ship Synonyms of hazard adventure, compromise, gamble (with), endanger, imperil, jeopard, jeopardize, menace, peril, risk, ventureWords Related to hazard intimidate, threaten; expose; subject; chance, wagerNear Antonyms of hazard guard, protect, shelter, shield; preserve, resume, save

  2. 2 to take a chance on was unwilling to hazard landing the plane on the small island, which didn't even have an airfield Synonyms of hazard adventure, chance, gamble (on), risk, tempt, ventureWords Related to hazard beard, brave, brazen, breast, challenge, confront, dare, defy, face, outbrave; compromise, endanger, imperil, jeopardize, menace; expose, subject; bet (on), wager



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