Translation of "hazard" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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hazardnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhæz.əd/ us /ˈhæz.ɚd/

C1 something that is dangerous and likely to cause damage

a health/fire hazard 健康/火灾隐患
The busy traffic entrance was a hazard to pedestrians. 那个繁忙的车辆入口处对行人来说很不安全。

hazardverb [ T ]

uk /ˈhæz.əd/ us /ˈhæz.ɚd/

to risk doing something, especially making a guess, suggestion, etc.

I wouldn't like to hazard a guess. 我不想冒险猜测。

formal to risk doing something that might cause harm to someone or something else

The policy hazarded the islands and put the lives of the inhabitants at risk. 这项政策将这些岛屿和岛上的居民置于了危险的境地。

(Translation of “hazard” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)