peril

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peril(
peh
-
rihl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (general)
a. el peligro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
A messenger came to tell the princess that she was in grave peril.Llegó un mensajero a decirle a la princesa que estaba en grave peligro.
b. el riesgo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The hero showed no fear in the face of the peril he was confronting.El héroe no mostró ningún temor ante el riesgo que corría.
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peril
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el peligro m, riesgo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
in peril of her lifea riesgo de (perder) su vida
at your perilpor tu cuenta y riesgo
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peril [ˈperɪl]
noun
riesgo (m); peligro (m)
to be in peril estar en or correr peligro
to be in peril of one's life
she was in peril of her life su vida estaba en peligro; corría el riesgo or peligro de perder la vida; do it at your peril hágalo por su cuenta y riesgo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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