Textual thesaurus for "hazard"

(noun) fortune, luck, chance

an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another

bad luck caused his downfall; we ran into each other by pure chance

(noun) jeopardy, risk, peril, endangerment

a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune

drinking alcohol is a health hazard

(verb) pretend, guess, venture

put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation

I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again; I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong

(verb) take a chance, take chances, adventure, run a risk, chance, gamble, risk

take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome

When you buy these stocks you are gambling

(verb) jeopardize, adventure, stake, venture

put at risk

I will stake my good reputation for this