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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
peril /'peril/
  • 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
Concise Dictionary
perils|periled|periling'perəl
noun
+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
verb
+pose a threat to; present a danger to
+put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
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.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun (formal or literary)
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.
Collocation Dictionary
noun

1 great danger

ADJ.

deadly, dire, grave, great

VERB + PERIL

be at/in | put sth in

PREP.

~ of
All aboard were in grave peril of drowning.

PHRASES

at your ~
Ignore these warnings at your peril.

2 sth dangerous

ADJ.

great
the great perils facing the environment
| immediate | hidden

VERB + PERIL

face
We face the immediate peril of being bought out by another company.
| avoid

PERIL + VERB

face sth



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