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hazard British & World English

A danger or risk

hazard English Thesaurus

the hazards of high-energy radiation

fire hazard British & World English

A material, substance, or behaviour that increases the likelihood of an accidental fire occurring

hazard pay British & World English

US term for danger money.

hazard in danger English Thesaurus

there is an element of danger in the show

hazard in hazard English Thesaurus

the hazards of high-energy radiation

hazard in peril English Thesaurus

a situation fraught with peril

hazard in risk English Thesaurus

to publish the story was indeed a risk

hazard light British & World English

Each of a pair of yellow flashing indicator lights on a vehicle, switched on simultaneously as a warning that the vehicle is stationary or unexpectedly slowing down or reversing

health hazard British & World English

A potential source of danger to a person’s health

moral hazard British & World English

Lack of incentive to guard against risk where one is protected from its consequences, e.g. by insurance

occupational hazard British & World English

A risk accepted as a consequence of a particular occupation

biohazard British & World English

A risk to human health or the environment arising from biological work, especially with microorganisms

losing hazard in hazard British & World English

The pocketing of the cue ball off another ball

winning hazard in hazard British & World English

The pocketing of the object ball

hazard warning light in hazard light British & World English

Each of a pair of yellow flashing indicator lights on a vehicle, switched on simultaneously as a warning that the vehicle is stationary or unexpectedly slowing down or reversing