English - Vietnamese Dictionary
peril /'peril/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- sự nguy hiểm, hiểm hoạ, cơn nguy
- at the peril of one's life: nguy đến tính mệnh
- sự liều
- at one's peril: liều, liều mạng
- keep off at your peril: tránh xa ra nếu không thì nguy hiểm
- ngoại động từ
- đẩy vào chỗ nguy hiểm, làm nguy hiểm
+a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
+a state of danger involving risk
+a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
+pose a threat to; present a danger to
+put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
Advanced English Dictionary
danger, threat, risk, jeopardy, exposure, vulnerability, susceptibility, uncertainty, insecurity:
You enter there at your peril. It was a time of peril for us all. The child's life was in peril.
+ noun (formal or literary)Collocation Dictionary
1 [U] serious danger: The country's economy is now in grave peril. + She seemed blissfully unaware of the peril she was in.
2 [C, usually pl.] ~ (of sth) the fact of sth being dangerous or harmful: a warning about the perils of drug abuse
Idioms: do sth at your (own) peril used to warn sb that if they do sth, it may be dangerous or cause them problems: Teachers ignore the importance of these results at their peril.
1 great danger
deadly, dire, grave, great
VERB + PERIL
be at/in | put sth in
All aboard were in grave peril of drowning.
at your ~
Ignore these warnings at your peril.
2 sth dangerous
the great perils facing the environment
| immediate | hidden
VERB + PERIL
We face the immediate peril of being bought out by another company.
PERIL + VERB
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