Definitions of peril:
  • noun:   a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
  • noun:   a state of danger involving risk
  • noun:   a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
  • verb:   put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
  • verb:   pose a threat to; present a danger to

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