Endangerment - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |enˈdeɪndʒərmənt|  American pronunciation of the word endangerment
Brit.  |ɛnˈdeɪn(d)ʒəm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word endangerment

noun

- a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune (syn: hazard, jeopardy, peril, risk)

Examples

Parents feared that the dog could endanger their children.

The severe drought has endangered crops throughout the area.

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