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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Pose a threat to.

Usage examples (36)
  • So the Hamas truce violations never "imperil" the truce.
  • Any pro-gay action, he said, would "imperil" the future of the Anglican Communion.
  • Recently the Obama campaign put out an push trying to inform voters that if McCain wins the Presidency that will "imperil" abortion (an example in the echo chamber).
  • "Do you mean that your failure would imperil our lives?" for more
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