Risk in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Risk

(transitive) To incur risk (of something). | (transitive) To incur risk of harming or jeopardizing. | (transitive) To incur risk as a result of (doing something).

Short Example Sentences for Risk

  • 1. She is the risk of the future. 🔊
  • 2. There was no release because of risk or difficulty. 🔊
  • 3. They take every risk into consideration. 🔊
  • 4. And that was evidence enough as well as risk enough. 🔊
  • 5. He would run less risk of capture. 🔊
  • 6. No one would risk his skin by giving evidence. 🔊
  • 7. He seemed himself uneasy at the risk to which he exposed himself. 🔊
  • 8. I could not bring myself to run the risk of having to give her up. 🔊
  • 9. The risk of showing ourselves in town or village was too great. 🔊
  • 10. And we didn't dare risk showing ourselves on high ground. 🔊
  • 11. The risk Joan herself might run appeared to his experience negligible. 🔊
  • 12. The real wonder is that I had the courage to risk another maid of any kind. 🔊
  • 13. I ain't askin' nobody to risk gettin' throwed ridin' any of my stock. 🔊
  • 14. The risk was justified by the haul, for that night I bagged nine good hares. 🔊
  • 15. I felt that I could go home now without any risk of meeting Margaret. 🔊
  • 16. So says I to myself again, `I think I'll risk it. 🔊
  • 17. I think also that you didn't for a second risk breaking your bones. 🔊
  • 18. There ain't much risk of running against any of them in the forest, now. 🔊

How to use Risk in Sentences?

  • 1. That he himself was running the risk of wounding and death was only an added stimulus. 🔊
  • 2. Their suite thought it just as well not to risk their necks over such a piece of foolhardiness. 🔊
  • 3. It was better to lose a part than run the risk of discovery by weighting himself too much. 🔊
  • 4. I have now done all in my power to save you and my country, and that too at my own risk and peril. 🔊
  • 5. I would scarcely recommend you to run the risk of another person publishing a continuation. 🔊
  • 6. The shilling represents the number of enemies the pear has, and the amount of risk in ripening it. 🔊
  • 7. I do not know how that may be, but the idea of the risk is enough to give one chills. 🔊
  • 8. He would not risk the loss of all Canada, for the sake of a few hundred farm houses. 🔊
  • 9. Throughout the day Winthrop argued stubbornly that he ran no risk of capture, while Overland did. 🔊
  • 10. With the aid of a pocket-glass he could make out persons without the risk of being observed himself. 🔊
  • 11. With all the money you've got, only a fool would take the risk you did with those two curs. 🔊
  • 12. To the enormous majority of persons who risk themselves in literature, not even the smallest measure of success can fall. 🔊
  • 13. A passionate longing seized her now to protect Stephen from the risk that she had urged him to take. 🔊
  • 14. Fortunately, we are so far down the hill now, that there is not much risk of their hearing any slight noise we might make. 🔊
  • 15. Accordingly, he slackened his own speed, but very gradually, for he was too wise to risk disaster by slowing down too suddenly. 🔊
  • 16. She was the impulse he dared not follow, the risk he dared not take, the red flower he dared not wear. 🔊
  • 17. Of course they implored Haslam to remain with them and not risk his life venturing away with the mail. 🔊