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endanger

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishendangeren‧dan‧ger /ɪnˈdeɪndʒə $ -ər/ ●○○ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 DANGEROUSRISKto put someone or something in danger of being hurt, damaged, or destroyed 🔊 Smoking during pregnancy endangers your baby’s life.endangerment noun [uncountable] law 🔊 charges of child endangerment→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
endangerThe fewer sent, the fewer would be endangered.If unemployment continues to rise, social stability may be endangered.Sticking with an employee who breaks his little toe is one thing; keeping timeservers who endanger profitability is another.The city authorities complained that low-flying aircraft were endangering public safety.He says what endangered species conflicts are really all about is a lack of planning.The U.S. was unwilling to do anything that might endanger the alliance with Japan.In the parable of Jonah, the prophet's disobedience stirs up the deep to endanger the lives of his fellow seafarers.The pilot refused to endanger the lives of his passengers by making an unscheduled landing.But engineers concluded that even a complete failure of the non-critical, rubber O-ring would not endanger the lives of shuttle astronauts.Any raid or rescue operation would endanger the lives of the hostages.Aid agencies still fear that crop substitution projects will endanger the lives of their staff.It stretches your resources and endangers your ability to continue and to invest in new opportunities for your business.Smoking during pregnancy can endanger your baby's health.endangers ... lifeFindings include: Some 600 million people live in urban areas where the average level of sulphur dioxide pollution endangers their lives.
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Verb table
endanger
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyendanger
he, she, itendangers
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyendangered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave endangered
he, she, ithas endangered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad endangered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill endanger
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have endangered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam endangering
he, she, itis endangering
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you, we, theyare endangering
Past
I, he, she, itwas endangering
you, we, theywere endangering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been endangering
he, she, ithas been endangering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been endangering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be endangering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been endangering
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