jeopardous

[ jep-er-duh s ]
/ ˈdʒɛp ər dəs /

adjective

perilous; dangerous; hazardous; risky.

Nearby words

  1. jensenism,
  2. jeon,
  3. jeopard,
  4. jeopardise,
  5. jeopardize,
  6. jeopardy,
  7. jephthah,
  8. jequirity,
  9. jequitinhonha,
  10. jequié

Origin of jeopardous

1425–75; late Middle English j(e)upartous, equivalent to j(e)upart(i) jeopardy + -ous -ous

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