Peril synonyms

pĕr'əl

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A thing that may cause injury, pain, etc.
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The possibility of suffering harm or loss; danger.
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Full of or involving peril; dangerous or risky.
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Risk or danger:
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Dangerous, involving risks.
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Risky, dangerous, with the nature of a hazard.
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A financial speculation or business venture.
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(Slang) Easily driven to anger, usually with reference to a person.
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A sudden change in the course of a disease, usually at which the patient is expected to recover or die.
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To expose to loss or injury; imperil.
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To threaten (an evil to be inflicted).
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Threaten is defined as to pose a danger to someone or something, or to make someone believe you pose a danger by making statements indicating an intent to harm them.
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The characteristic of being risky.
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To put (oneself) into an unfavorable position
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To reveal the guilt or wrongdoing of:
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(Chiefly British) To overwhelm or massacre.
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To put in jeopardy, to threaten.
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To expose to danger, harm, or loss; imperil
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To expose to peril.
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(Law) A defendant's risk or danger of conviction when put on trial.
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Designed or tending to disprove or discredit:
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Of, like, or characteristic of Icarus
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A whirlpool off the Sicilian coast, opposite the cave of Scylla.
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The state of being subject to danger; vulnerability
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(Physics, countable) A state that is not in equilibrium, or in which a small change has a large irreversible effect.
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The financial obligations entered in the balance sheet of a business enterprise.
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The definition of a pitfall is a danger, downside or a trap that may be concealed or that you may not be aware of.
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An indication of impending danger or harm:
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Personal belongings or household goods.
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Safety; the condition of being protected against harm.
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danger, risk
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The act of putting someone into danger, or the condition of being in danger
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The act of making visible a body part, especially the genitals or breasts, in public or in a manner that is illegal or inappropriate.
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(American football) Any of the defensive players who are in position furthest from the line of scrimmage and whose responsibility is to defend against passes as well as to be the tacklers of last resort.
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The act of imperiling, or the state of being imperiled.
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Find another word for peril. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for peril, like: danger, risk, perilous, hazard, risky, hazardous, adventure, explosive, crisis, jeopardize and menace.