HyperDic: run_a_risk

English > 1 sense of the expression run a risk:
VERBsocialrun a risk, gamble, chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, take a chancetake a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
English > run a risk: 1 sense > verb 1, social
MeaningTake a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsgamble, chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, take a chance
Narrowergo for brokerisk everything in one big effort
luck it, luck throughact by relying on one's luck
Broadertry, seek, attempt, essay, assaymake an effort or attempt
Spanishapostar, arriesgarse, arriesgar, aventurarse, aventurar, correr un riesgo, poner en peligro
Catalanarriscar

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