im·per·iled or im·per·illedim·per·il·ing or im·per·il·ling
Examples of IMPERIL
- The toxic fumes imperiled the lives of the trapped miners.
- The financial health of the company was imperiled by a string of bad investments.
- a list of imperiled species
First Known Use of IMPERIL
Related to IMPERIL
- adventure, compromise, gamble (with), hazard, endanger, jeopard, jeopardize, menace, peril, risk, venture
Seen & Heard
What made you want to look up imperil? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).