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peril

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈperəl/ formal
extreme danger: A shortage of firefighters is putting lives in peril. His book describes the perils of war.Dangers and threats
Translations of “peril”
in Korean 위험…
in Arabic خَطر…
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 Spanish peligro…
in Portuguese perigo, risco…
in German die Gefahr…
in Catalan perill, risc…
in Japanese (大きな)危険, 危機…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大的危险, 险情,险境…
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