put in jeopardy

put in jeopardy
index compromise (endanger), endanger

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • jeopardy — jeop·ar·dy / je pər dē/ n 1: exposure to or imminence of death, loss, or injury 2: the danger of conviction that an accused person is subjected to when on trial for a criminal offense see also double jeopardy ◇ Jeopardy attaches, or comes into… …   Law dictionary

  • put — [ put ] (past tense and past participle put) verb transitive *** ▸ 1 move something to position ▸ 2 cause to be in situation ▸ 3 write/print something ▸ 4 make someone go to place ▸ 5 give position on list ▸ 6 build/place somewhere ▸ 7 express in …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • put */*/*/ — UK [pʊt] / US verb [transitive] Word forms put : present tense I/you/we/they put he/she/it puts present participle putting past tense put past participle put 1) a) to move something to a particular position, especially using your hands She put… …   English dictionary

  • Jeopardy! — Jeopardy redirects here. For other uses, see Jeopardy (disambiguation). Jeopardy! Title for Season 28 (2011–2012) Genre Game show …   Wikipedia

  • Jeopardy! — «Jeopardy» redirige aquí. Para otras acepciones, véase Jeopardy (desambiguación). Jeopardy! [[Archivo:Logotipo para Jeopardy!|250px]] Género Programa de concursos Creado por Merv Griffin …   Wikipedia Español

  • jeopardy — jeop‧ar‧dy [ˈdʒepədi ǁ ər ] noun in jeopardy in danger of being lost or harmed: • We will not do anything that will put our business in jeopardy. * * * jeopardy UK US /ˈdʒepədi/ noun ● in jeopardy Cf. in jeopardy …   Financial and business terms

  • Jeopardy! set evolution — The set of the American television game show Jeopardy! has evolved through a number of iterations during its (non continuous) decades long broadcast history. As the show has matured into a fixture of American popular culture and as display… …   Wikipedia

  • jeopardy — n. 1) to place, put (smb.) in jeopardy 2) (legal) double jeopardy 3) in jeopardy (our lives were in jeopardy) * * * [ dʒepədɪ] put (smb.) in jeopardy (legal) double jeopardy to place in jeopardy (our lives were in jeopardy) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Jeopardy! audition process — This article describes the evolution of the process of auditioning for the television game show Jeopardy! The Jeopardy! staff regularly offers auditions for potential contestants. Tryouts take place in the Los Angeles area, and occasionally in… …   Wikipedia

  • jeopardy — Danger; hazard; peril. The danger of conviction and punishment which the defendant in a criminal action incurs when a valid indictment has been found, and a petit jury has been impaneled and sworn to try the case and give a verdict in a court of… …   Black's law dictionary

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