Definition of “jeopardy” - English Dictionary

“jeopardy” in American English

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jeopardynoun [ U ]

us /ˈdʒep·ər·di/
in jeopardy

Something in jeopardy is in danger of being damaged or destroyed:

Bad investments have put the company’s future in jeopardy.

(Definition of “jeopardy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“jeopardy” in Business English

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uk /ˈdʒepədi/ us
in jeopardy

in danger of being harmed or destroyed:

The deal could be in jeopardy if it emerges the company is engaged in activities prohibited by the US government.
The 1.2 billion euro investment programme was being put in jeopardy by the strikes.

(Definition of “jeopardy” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)