Translation of "risk" - English-Turkish dictionary

risk

noun uk us /rɪsk/
POSSIBILITY [ C, U ]

B2 the possibility of something bad happening

tehlike, risk, riziko
the risk of heart disease
People in the Northeast face the highest risk of being burgled.
[ + (that) ] There is a slight risk that the blood could have become infected.
SOMETHING BAD [ C ]

something bad that might happen

teklike, zarar
There are more health risks when older women get pregnant.
at risk

B2 being in a situation where something bad is likely to happen

tehlikede, tehlike altında
Releasing these prisoners into the community puts the public at risk.
at your own risk

If you do something at your own risk, you are completely responsible for anything bad that might happen because of it.

sorumluluk kendinize ait olmak üzere/şartıyla/koşuluyla
run the risk of sth

B2 to do something although something bad might happen because of it

tehlikesini/riskini göze almak
I think I'll run the risk of hurting her feelings, and tell her the truth.
take a risk

B2 to do something although something bad might happen because of it

tehlikeyi göze almak; risk almak, riske girmek
This time I'm not taking any risks - I'm going to get insured.

(Translation of “risk noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)