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jeopardy

noun
 
 
/ˈdʒepədi/
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.
Translations of “jeopardy”
in Spanish riesgo, peligro…
in French danger…
in German die Gefahr…
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