Definition of high-risk in English:

high-risk

Line breaks: high-risk

adjective

Involving or exposed to a high level of danger: high-risk activities such as skydiving and motocross racing
More example sentences
  • Although not considered high-risk surgery, potential dangers include infection and ulcers.
  • In financial circles his reputation for tough decision-taking and high-risk takeovers is legendary.
  • It would be a fairly high-risk strategy to buy individual equities.

Definition of high-risk in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day jaunty
Pronunciation: ˈdʒɔːnti
adjective
having a lively, cheerful, and self-confident manner...