peril
noun.
a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
drinking alcohol is a health hazard
noun.
a state of danger involving risk
Synonym: riskiness
noun.
a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime|there was a danger he would do the wrong thing
Synonym: danger, risk
verb.
pose a threat to; present a danger to
The pollution is endangering the crops
verb.
put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position