Adventure and Peril


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Adventure verb – To place in danger.
Usage example: adventured all his savings in a very risky investment scheme

Peril is a synonym for adventure in risk topic. In some cases you can use "Peril" instead the word "Adventure" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like risky or unexpected undertaking.
Nearby Words: adventurous, adventured, adventurer, advent, adventurously
Synonyms for Adventure


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Peril verb – To place in danger.
Usage example: a tribute to the men and women who, as firefighters, peril their lives daily

Adventure is a synonym for peril in risk topic. You can use "Adventure" instead the word "Peril" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: perish, perilous, perilously, periled
Synonyms for Peril

How words are described

original original adventure original peril
actual actual adventure actual peril
real real adventure real peril
great great adventure great peril
Other adjectives: main, fantastic, greatest.

Both words in one sentence

  • Western Animation / Ice Age Also in the third movie, when the herd is leaving the underground world, Buck states that they should have that adventure full of mortal peril again.
  • Blog / Miss Pie's Monsters Clarity muses that this couldn't be an adventure without a tiny bit of peril... and then realises that during her musing, she's walked off a cliff.
  • Throw the Dog a Bone: After five books of constant peril, Rincewind finally finishes his adventure without getting immediately sucked into another one.
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