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perils

noun
plural of peril

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something that may cause injury or harm
  • life is full of unexpected perils

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perils

verb
present tense third-person singular of peril

Synonyms & Antonyms of perils (Entry 2 of 2)

to place in danger
  • a tribute to the men and women who, as firefighters, peril their lives daily

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“Perils.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/perils. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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