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Definitions for perilously
per·ilous·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. perilously, hazardously, dangerouslyadverb

    in a dangerous manner

    "he came dangerously close to falling off the ledge"

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  1. perilouslyadverb

    In a perilous manner.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of perilously in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of perilously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of perilously in a Sentence

  1. Ricky Jackson:

    I came perilously close to my own execution.

  2. Leader Pelosi at 11:45:

    This is a perilously constitutional moment, our concern is, of course, that they will interfere and say the President's above the law.

  3. Kenneth Sullivan:

    The closure of this facility, combined with a growing list of other protein plants that have shuttered across our industry, is pushing our country perilously close to the edge in terms of our meat supply, it is impossible to keep our grocery stores stocked if our plants are not running.

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