Jeoparding
Jeopard Jeop"ard, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jeoparded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jeoparding}.] [From {Jeopardy}.] To put in jeopardy; to expose to loss or injury; to imperil; to jeopardize; to hazard. --Sir T. North. [1913 Webster]

A people that jeoparded their lives unto the death. --Judg. v. 18.

Syn: To hazard; risk; imperil; endanger; expose. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Jeopard — Jeop ard, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jeoparded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jeoparding}.] [From {Jeopardy}.] To put in jeopardy; to expose to loss or injury; to imperil; to jeopardize; to hazard. Sir T. North. [1913 Webster] A people that jeoparded their lives… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jeoparded — Jeopard Jeop ard, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jeoparded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jeoparding}.] [From {Jeopardy}.] To put in jeopardy; to expose to loss or injury; to imperil; to jeopardize; to hazard. Sir T. North. [1913 Webster] A people that jeoparded their …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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