at hazard
phrasal at stake

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • put at hazard — index compromise (endanger), pawn Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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  • at random — At hazard. Without any settled aim, purpose, or direction; left to chance; casual, or haphazard. Commonwealth v Bynum, 20 Ky LR 1982, 50 SW 843 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • hazard — hazardable, adj. hazarder, n. hazardless, adj. /haz euhrd/, n. 1. an unavoidable danger or risk, even though often foreseeable: The job was full of hazards. 2. something causing unavoidable danger, peril, risk, or difficulty: the many hazards of… …   Universalium

  • hazard — /ˈhæzəd / (say hazuhd) noun 1. a risk; exposure to danger or harm. 2. the cause of such a risk; a potential source of harm, injury, difficulty, etc.: the car has become a major hazard in modern life. 3. chance; uncertainty. 4. the uncertainty of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • At a venture — Venture Ven ture (?; 135), n. [Aphetic form of OE. aventure. See {Adventure}.] 1. An undertaking of chance or danger; the risking of something upon an event which can not be foreseen with certainty; a hazard; a risk; a speculation. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hazard — haz•ard [[t]ˈhæz ərd[/t]] n. 1) something causing danger, peril, risk, or difficulty: the many hazards of the big city[/ex] 2) the absence or lack of predictability; chance; uncertainty 3) spo a bunker, sand trap, or the like, constituting an… …   From formal English to slang

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