Highway robbery was general, the lives and property of traders were in continual jeopardy, and the machinery for the enforcement of the laws was almost at a standstill.
My goal is to earn a 4.0 GPA this semester, but getting a C on my Algebra test puts my plan in jeopardy.
I love to read mystery novels where the main character's safety is in jeopardy.
Driving after you've had too much to drink puts your life in jeopardy.
I was concerned when I heard rumors of company layoffs, but my supervisor assured me that my job was not in jeopardy.
Most of the original states, and many of the later ones, at some period when rights were in jeopardy proclaimed that their sovereignty might be exercised in secession.
Yakub Khan, who had surrendered, was sent to India; and the British army remained in military occupation of the district round Kabul until in December (1879) its communications with India were interrupted, and its position at the capital placed in serious jeopardy, by a general rising of the tribes.