endangerment

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n endangerment a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune "drinking alcohol is a health hazard"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Endangerment Hazard; peril.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n endangerment The act of endangering, or the state of being endangered; danger.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Endangerment hazard, peril
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Usage

In literature:

But I let you go, choosing rather your safety than the endangerment of that which was dearer than life to the man you murdered.
"Prisoners of Hope" by Mary Johnston
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In news:

Montezuma Firefighter Charged with Child Endangerment .
Seabrook father charged with child endangerment .
Speeder charged with assault, reckless endangerment after bizarre confrontation.
Douglas Kennedy, RFK son, on trial in child endangerment case.
Three jailed in child endangerment .
Mother arrested for child endangerment .
Cape Cod man arrested and charged with child endangerment and burglary.
Plymouth Police say a 33-year-old West Barnstable man has been arrested and charged with child endangerment and burglary.
Woman Accused of Child Endangerment After Ramming Man's Car.
An Iowa City woman is accused of child endangerment and criminal mischief after police say she intentionally hit a man's car while her four children were in the back seat.
Jury finds Stout guilty of reckless homicide, reckless endangerment (with video).
Burnet woman arrested on child endangerment charges.
A woman accused of abandonment or endangerment of a child was arrested on Sunday morning after police found her two year old daughter walking down the street.
The little girl suffered burns and Krentcil was charged with child endangerment.
She was arrested and charged with second degree child endangerment after her daughter complained of sunburn while in school.
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