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English definition of “high-risk”
/ˌhaɪˈrɪsk/ adjective FINANCE
› involving greater than usual financial risk: a high-risk loan/mortgage The bank is now very reluctant to make high-risk loans to individuals with spotty credit records.a high-risk investment/fund/stock This is a medium to high-risk fund which has a very good track record. I wanted to take advantage of the tax breaks and decided on a high-risk strategy in stocks and shares.