Definición de perilous en inglés:

perilous

Saltos de línea: per¦il|ous
Pronunciación: /ˈpɛrɪləs
 
/

adjetivo

Derivativos

perilously

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • These areas have perilously low stocks and many rivers are in imminent danger of losing their salmon forever.
  • They had come perilously close to scuttling their season.
  • There is a little school, though numbers are perilously low.

perilousness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A visual feast, it brilliantly captures the perilousness of being an animal, and an outsider, in a cruel bipedal world.
  • It's difficult to overstate the perilousness of the situation.
  • Their perilousness lies in their ordered destructiveness - it is a misuse on a vast scale of the human desire for order - and in the irrationality and incalculability of their pressure for the victory of the revolutionary new order.

Origen

Middle English: from Old French perillous, from Latin periculosus, from periculum 'danger' (see peril).

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