(RISK) [verb] [T] - to risk doing (something, esp. making a guess, suggestion, etc.), or to put (something) at riskNo-one would hazard a guess of how long it would take to finish.(formal) He hazarded that (= based his actions on the guess that) the examiner might be more lenient after a good lunch. [+ that clause]The policy hazarded the islands and put the lives of the inhabitants at risk.
Meaning of HAZARD in English
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012