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imperil


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Imperil  \Im*per"il\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Imperiled}or 
  {Imperilled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Imperiling}  or  {Imperilling}.] 
  To  bring  into  peril;  to  endanger. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  imperil 
  v  :  pose  a  threat  to  present  a  danger  to  "The  pollution  is 
  endangering  the  crops"  [syn:  {endanger},  {jeopardize},  {menace}, 
  {threaten},  {peril}] 




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