We were in real jeopardy or danger when the elephant in the wildlife sanctuary came charging towards our car. We couldn’t believe that the bull elephant was so mad, and that we were in this situation of great jeopardy or threat. Fortunately, throwing our bag of peanuts out the window saved us from being knocked over and trampled, and thus we saved ourselves from great jeopardy or personal hazard.
Quiz: What is jeopardy?
- It is exposure to great risk of some kind.
- It is an accident waiting to happen.
- It is an unfortunate coincidence.