Synonyms of risk in English:

risk


See definition of risk

noun

1‘to publish the story was indeed a risk’

SYNONYMS
chance, uncertainty, unpredictability, precariousness, instability, insecurity, perilousness, riskiness, gamble, venture
ANTONYMS

safety

2‘do not use the stove inside a tent because of the risk of fire’

SYNONYMS
possibility, chance, probability, likelihood, danger, peril, threat, menace, fear, prospect
ANTONYMS

impossibility

3‘they're putting their own lives at risk’

SYNONYMS
danger, peril, jeopardy, hazard, threat, menace

verb

1‘a father risked his life to save his twin babies from a fire’

SYNONYMS
endanger, put at risk, put in danger, expose to danger, put on the line, take a chance with, imperil, jeopardize, put in jeopardy, hazard, gamble, gamble with, bet, wager, chance, venture

2‘in a tweed coat you risk getting cold and wet’

SYNONYMS
chance, venture, take the risk of, stand a chance of