peril 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