Found 3 items, similar to Hazard.
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n 1: a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or
misfortune; “drinking alcohol is a health hazard”
2: an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event
to result one way rather than another; “bad luck caused
; “we ran into each other by pure chance”
3: an obstacle on a golf course
v 1: put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation; “I
am guessing that the price of real estate will rise
; “I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong”
2: put at risk; “I will stake my good reputation for this”
3: take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; “When you
buy these stocks you are gambling”
, take chances
, run a risk
, take a chance
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hazarded
; p. pr. & vb.
.] [Cf. F. hasarder. See Hazard
1. To expose to the operation of chance; to put in danger of
loss or injury; to venture; to risk.
Men hazard nothing by a course of evangelical
obedience. --John Clarke.
He hazards his neck to the halter. --Fuller.
2. To venture to incur, or bring on.
I hazarded the loss of whom I loved. --Shak.
They hazard to cut their feet. --Landor.
Syn: To venture; risk; jeopard; peril; endanger.
(h[a^]z"[~e]rd), v. i.
To try the chance; to encounter risk or danger. --Shak.
(h[a^]z"[~e]rd), n. [F. hasard, Sp. azar an
unforeseen disaster or accident, an unfortunate card or throw
at dice, prob. fr. Ar. zahr, z[=a]r, a die, which, with the
article al the, would give azzahr, azz[=a]r.]
1. A game of chance played with dice. --Chaucer.
2. The uncertain result of throwing a die; hence, a
fortuitous event; chance; accident; casualty.
I will stand the hazard of the die. --Shak.
3. Risk; danger; peril; as, he encountered the enemy at the
hazard of his reputation and life.
Men are led on from one stage of life to another in
a condition of the utmost hazard. --Rogers.
4. (Billiards) Holing a ball, whether the object ball
(winning hazard) or the player's ball (losing hazard).
5. Anything that is hazarded or risked, as the stakes in
gaming. “Your latter hazard.”
6. (Golf) Any place into which the ball may not be safely
played, such as bunkers, furze, water, sand, or other kind
of bad ground.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
, a table on which hazard is played, or any
game of chance for stakes.
To run the hazard
, to take the chance or risk.
Syn: Danger; risk; chance. See Danger