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  1. lisper

  2. Lisper

  3. Perlis

  4. Persil

  5. pilers

  6. pliers

  7. priles

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of perils in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of perils in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of perils in a Sentence

  1. Timothy Heath:

    Targeting Timothy Heath allies like Canada and Australia could be a way to probe weaknesses in such coalitions and raise awareness in the home audiences of those countries about the perils of military cooperation with the US against China.

  2. Russell Napier:

    As China cuts the selling price of exports and as emerging market countries face new perils, the failure of the world's central bankers to reflate their economies will be the dominant force in markets, the investment lessons are clear: get long cash in general and get long dollars in particular.

  3. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    We stand today on the edge of a new frontier-the frontier of the 1960s-a frontier of unknown opportunities and perils-a frontier of unfulfilled hopes and threats.

  4. Thein Nyint:

    We can be sure they will uproot him by hook or by crook, so my best advice for him is 'resign from the speaker's position if you want to prevent further perils for you and your family'.

  5. Hyman Rickover:

    A free society can survive only with men and women of integrity. Mediocrity can destroy us just as surely as perils far more famous. In a society that is willing to accept mediocrity, the opportunity for failure is boundless.

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