Definition of jeopardize in English:
Put (someone or something) into a situation in which there is a danger of loss, harm, or failure: a devaluation of the dollar would jeopardize New York’s position as a financial center
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- Beckham's ego, in contrast, is in danger of undermining and jeopardising England's potential as a team.
- They have to ensure contracts for services are completed in time because failure could jeopardise the award.
- Failure to provide this information to your insurer could jeopardize claims for damage or theft.
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