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    peril

    peril - Dictionary definition and meaning for word peril

    Definition
    (noun) a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
    Synonyms : endangerment , hazard , jeopardy , risk
    Example Sentence
    • drinking alcohol is a health hazard
    Definition
    (noun) a state of danger involving risk
    Synonyms : riskiness
    Definition
    (noun) a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
    Synonyms : danger , risk
    Example Sentence
    • he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime
    • there was a danger he would do the wrong thing
    Definition
    (verb) pose a threat to; present a danger to
    Example Sentence
    • The pollution is endangering the crops
    Definition
    (verb) put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position
    Synonyms : endanger , expose , queer , scupper
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for peril

PERIL= i will remember it as RELIANCE INDIA LTD.(RIL) k ghar PE paise ka PER hai,so he can take RISK in the business.

peril can be called as par+ill so being ill is dangerous par kya kare

If you undetake this venture you can perish

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