See also: risqué

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from French risqué.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

risque (comparative more risque, superlative most risque)

  1. (US) Alternative form of risqué
    • 2016 January 24, Les Chappell, “TV: Review: The Simpsons (Classic), “Natural Born Kissers” (season nine, episode 25, originally aired 05/17/1998)”, in The Onion AV Club[1]:
      But despite being the first episode of The Simpsons to feature Marge’s naked butt, there’s nothing particularly risque about any of the nudity—if anything, the pitchfork-wielding farmer’s threat of “ass-forking” feels the most over the line.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

risque (plural risques)

  1. Obsolete spelling of risk

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French risque (first attested in 1578), borrowed from Old Italian risco (modern Italian rischio).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

risque m (plural risques)

  1. risk
    le risque d'une nouvelle guerre mondiale
    the risk of a new world war
    Je n'aime pas trop prendre des risques.
    I don't like taking risks that much.
    Synonym: danger m
Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: risk

VerbEdit

risque

  1. first-person singular present indicative of risquer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of risquer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of risquer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of risquer
  5. second-person singular imperative of risquer

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PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

risque

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of riscar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of riscar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of riscar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of riscar