n 1: a source of danger; "drinking alcohol is a health hazard"
2: a state of danger involving risk [syn: riskiness
3: a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or
injury; "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime";
"there was a danger he would do the wrong thing" [syn: risk
v 1: pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is
endangering the crops" [syn: endanger
2: put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position