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Meaning of “peril” - Learner’s Dictionary

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 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…
(Definition of peril from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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