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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Risk \Risk\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Risked; p. pr. & vb. n. Risking.] [CF. F. risquer. See Risk, n.] 1. To expose to risk, hazard, or peril; to venture; as, to risk goods on board of a ship; to risk one's person in battle; to risk one's fame by a publication. [1913 Webster] 2. To incur the risk or danger of; as, to risk a battle. [1913 Webster] Syn: To hazard; peril; endanger; jeopard. [1913 Webster]