Example sentences for: jeopardizing

How can you use “jeopardizing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The GOP's favorite quote from Wolf is, "I want to explore the shadow slut who walks alongside us as we grow up, sometimes jeopardizing us and sometimes presenting us with a new sense of authentic identity."

  • But some U.S. officials argued that Mexico had failed to notify the United States of the arrest for almost two weeks, thereby jeopardizing U.S. agents and informers about whom the general had been briefed.

  • As for "jeopardizing the relationship," with all due respect, it sounds as if it's already on life support.

  • Census data suggest that noncitizens are more likely than citizens to be poor (29% vs 16%), despite the fact that noncitizen families are as likely as citizen families to have at least one full-time worker (82% vs 85%) [ 22 ] . In their report on insurance rates for Hispanic immigrants, the Commonwealth Fund Task Force on the Future of Health Insurance found that the longer Hispanic immigrants had been permanent residents of the United States, the more likely they were to be covered by employer-related insurance [ 23 ] . Among low-income immigrants in the United States in 1999, 59% were uninsured, compared to 30% of low-income citizens [ 22 ] . The Kaiser Commission reports that immigrants may underutilize health care regardless of insurance coverage, out of fear of jeopardizing their citizenship eligibility by incurring costs as public charges [ 22 ] .

  • Revealing information at the start of an investigation may lead to the destruction or concealment of evidence, thus jeopardizing the investigation.

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