multiperil

peril

[per-uhl]
noun
1.
exposure to injury, loss, or destruction; grave risk; jeopardy; danger: They faced the peril of falling rocks.
2.
something that causes or may cause injury, loss, or destruction.
verb (used with object), periled, periling or (especially British) perilled, perilling.
3.
to expose to danger; imperil; risk.

Origin:
1175–1225; Middle English < Old French < Latin perīculum trial, test, danger, equivalent to perī-, verb base meaning “try” (found in the compound experīrī; see experience) + -culum -cle2

perilless, adjective
multiperil, adjective, noun


1. See danger.
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peril (ˈpɛrɪl)
 
n
exposure to risk or harm; danger or jeopardy
 
[C13: via Old French from Latin perīculum]

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peril
early 13c., from O.Fr. peril (10c.), from L. periculum "an attempt, risk, danger," with instrumentive suffix -culum and root of ex-peri-ri "to try," cognate with Gk. peria "trial, attempt, experience," empeiros "experienced," O.Ir. aire "vigilance," Goth. ferja "watcher," O.E. fær "danger, fear,"
all ult. from PIE base *per- "to lead across."
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