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used in Atlas Shrugged

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in danger of misfortune or suffering a loss
  • It would be unfortunate if anything were to happen to jeopardize the State Science Institute.
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (29% in)
jeopardize = endanger (put at risk)

(editor's note:  The suffix "-ive" converts a word to a verb. This is the same pattern you see in words like apologize, theorize, and dramatize.)
There are no more uses of "jeopardy" in Atlas Shrugged.

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