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Spanish translation of “risk”

risk

noun /risk/
(a person , thing etc which causes or could cause ) danger or possible loss or injury
riesgo
He thinks we shouldn’t go ahead with the plan because of the risks involved / because of the risk of failure .
risky adverb (comparative riskier, superlative riskiest) possibly causing or bringing loss , injury etc
arriesgado
Motor-racing is a risky business .
at (a person’s) own risk with the person agreeing to accept any loss , damage etc involved
por su cuenta y riesgo
Cars may be parked here at their owner’s risk.
at risk in danger ; likely to suffer loss , injury etc
expuesto , en peligro
Heart disease can be avoided if people at risk take medical advice .
at the risk of with the possibility of ( loss , injury , trouble etc)
a riesgo de
He saved the little girl at the risk of his own life At the risk of offending you, I must tell you that I disapprove of your behaviour .
run/take the risk (of) to do something which involves a risk
correr el riesgo , arriesgarse
I took the risk of buying that jumper for you – I hope it fits He didn’t want to run the risk of losing his money .
take risks / take a risk to do something which might cause loss , injury etc
correr riesgos, arriesgarse
One cannot be successful in business unless one is willing to take risks .
(Definition of risk from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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