risquer

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Etymology[edit]

From risque +‎ -er.

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  • IPA(key): /ʁis.ke/
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Verb[edit]

risquer

  1. (transitive) to risk, to put at risk
    J'ai risqué ma vie pour toi.
    I risked my life for you.
  2. (transitive) to face, to incur
    Ils risquent une peine de prison.
    They are risking a prison sentence.
    Synonym: encourir
  3. (followed by the preposition de) to run the risk of; to be likely to
    Si tu fais ça, tu risques de le regretter plus tard.
    If you do that, you risk regretting it later.

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