Definitions For Peril

noun

  • A venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
  • A source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
  • A state of danger involving risk
  • The possibility that you will be hurt or killed or that something unpleasant or bad will happen
  • Something that is likely to cause injury, pain, harm, or loss

verb

  • Put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
  • Pose a threat to; present a danger to

Is Peril a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
7
Words with Friends
9

The word Peril is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Peril in a Sentence

  • People are unaware of the peril these miners face each day.
  • She described global warming as “a growing peril.”
  • A tribute to the men and women who, as firefighters, peril their lives daily

Synonyms for Peril

Antonyms for Peril

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