parlous, perilous, precarious, touch-and-go(adj)
fraught with danger
"dangerous waters"; "a parlous journey on stormy seas"; "a perilous voyage across the Atlantic in a small boat"; "the precarious life of an undersea diver"; "dangerous surgery followed by a touch-and-go recovery"
Dangerous, full of peril.
Origin: perilleus, from the noun peril.
full of, attended with, or involving, peril; dangerous; hazardous; as, a perilous undertaking
daring; reckless; dangerous
Origin: [OF. perillous, perilleus, F. prilleux, L. periculosus. See Peril.]
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The numerical value of perilous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of perilous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of perilous in a Sentence
Obviously they are all in a very perilous situation.
Luxury! more perilous to youth than storms or quicksand, poverty or chains.
Learning without thought is labor lost thought without learning is perilous.
Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.
Are these perilous times? They are. But we can have peace in our hearts and in our homes.
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