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endanger

en·dan·ger

endanger

pronunciation:
ihn deIn jr
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: endangered, endangering, endangers
definition: to cause to be exposed to danger.
 
synonyms:
imperil, jeopardize, menace
similar words:
compromise, expose, hazard, peril, risk, threaten, venture
derivation: endangerment (n.)