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peril

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈper·əl/ fml
danger, or something that is dangerous: [U] The president said that we are entering a time of great peril.
Translations of “peril”
in Arabic خَطر…
in Korean 위험…
in Malaysian bahaya besar…
in French péril…
in Turkish büyük tehlike…
in Italian pericolo, rischio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨大的危險, 危難,險境…
in Russian опасность, риск…
in Polish niebezpieczeństwo…
in Vietnamese sự nguy hiểm…
in Spanish peligro…
in Portuguese perigo, risco…
in Thai ภัยอันตราย…
in German die Gefahr…
in Catalan perill, risc…
in Japanese (大きな)危険, 危機…
in Indonesian bahaya…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大的危险, 险情,险境…
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