1. A source of danger;
    A possibility of incurring loss or misfortune (synset 114565454)
    "drinking alcohol is a health hazard"
  2. A venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury (synset 100803899)
    "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime"; "there was a danger he would do the wrong thing"
  3. The probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred (synset 105100680)
  4. The probability of being exposed to an infectious agent (synset 105100555)
  1. Expose to a chance of loss or damage (synset 202551275)
    "We risked losing a lot of money in this venture"; "Why risk your life?"; "She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong"
  2. Take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome (synset 202550045)
    "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"

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