GRE Word List


to expose to danger or risk : imperil

The meaning of the word jeopardize is to expose to danger or risk : imperil.

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insensibleincapable or bereft of feeling or sensation: such as
auspiciousshowing or suggesting that future success is likely : propitious
voyeursomeone who obtains sexual gratification from observing unsuspecting individuals who are partly undressed, naked, or engaged in sexual acts
interdicta Roman Catholic ecclesiastical censure withdrawing most sacraments and Christian burial from a person or district
compassionsympathetic consciousness of others' distress together with a desire to alleviate it
gossamera film of cobwebs floating in air in calm clear weather
tarantulaany of various large, typically ground-dwelling, hairy, mygalomorph spiders (family Theraphosidae) of warm regions that possess venomous fangs used to subdue and kill prey (such as insects, centipedes, frogs, and mice) caught by ambush or chase and that construct silk-lined burrows but do not build webs to trap food
derelictionan intentional abandonment
tendto exhibit an inclination or tendency : conduce