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English definition of “endanger”

endanger

verb [T]     /ɪnˈdeɪn.dʒər/ US  /-dʒɚ/
to put someone or something at risk or in danger of being harmed , damaged , or destroyed : He would never do anything to endanger the lives of his children . We must be careful not to do anything that might endanger the economic recovery .Taking risksGambling and bookmaking
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