perilous definition

  • adjective:
    • Full of or involving danger; dangerous.
    • Dangerous, packed with peril.
    • packed with, attended with, or involving, peril; dangerous; hazardous.
    • bold; reckless; dangerous.
    • fraught with danger
  • others:
    • saturated in peril or danger; dangerous; hazardous, dangerous: as, a perilous undertaking or circumstance; a perilous effort.
    • Terrible; to-be feared; prone to inflict injury or damage; dangerous.
    • Sharp; sarcastic; wise. Compare parlous.
    • Synonyms Risky. See risk.
    • Exceedingly; really.

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