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See definition of imperiled on Dictionary.com
  • as inat risk
  • as inthreatened

synonyms for imperiled

  • at hazard
  • endangered
  • exposed
  • in jeopardy
  • in peril
  • jeopardized
  • susceptible
  • threatened
  • vulnerable
  • exposed
  • vulnerable
  • jeopardized
  • warned
  • in danger
  • unprotected
  • unsafe
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How to use imperiled in a sentence

There had been concern earlier that barring mask violators from riding might run afoul of other federal funding requirements, potentially imperiling much-needed financial support, Scroggins said.
AS TRANSIT AGENCIES RAMP UP MASK ENFORCEMENT, CONGRESS AIRS CONCERNS ABOUT SAFETY OF TRANSPORTATION WORKERSMICHAEL LARISFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Species are imperiled from winding rivers to windswept tundra to the dense tropical forests of Borneo.
CAN PEOPLE PROTECT AS MUCH SPACE AS NATURE NEEDS?JONATHAN LAMBERTJANUARY 21, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Lack of moral leadership at a moment like this imperils democracy itself.
IN THE WAKE OF THE CAPITOL RIOTS, WE NEED TO RESTORE MORAL LEADERSHIPNANCY GIBBSJANUARY 21, 2021TIME
All the while, museums sat shuttered, their futures imperiled by economic struggles brought on by a pandemic.
PLIGHT AT THE MUSEUMJEN TROLIONOVEMBER 20, 2020VOX
Decades of hard-won progress for anti-discrimination protections and family recognition are now imperiled by the shifting math.
CURE FOR A SICKENING APPOINTMENTHANS JOHNSONOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
He would have given anything he possessed to join this long dash to save, if possible, two imperiled American girls.
UNCLE SAM'S BOYS AS LIEUTENANTSH. IRVING HANCOCK
He looked upon the lives of his soldiers as a sacred trust, not to be carelessly imperiled.
WAS GENERAL THOMAS SLOW AT NASHVILLE?HENRY V. BOYNTON
Even that short time had been enough to sweep the imperiled lad past the place.
THE OUTDOOR CHUMS AFTER BIG GAMECAPTAIN QUINCY ALLEN
It was of the essence of her fatality that he always "understood" when his failing to do so might have imperiled his hold on her.
TALES OF MEN AND GHOSTSEDITH WHARTON
The vine was really giving way, and Davis instantly grasped both wrists of the imperiled lad.
FRANK MERRIWELL'S CHUMSBURT L. STANDISH
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPERILED

  • at hazard
  • endangered
  • exposed
  • imperiled
  • in jeopardy
  • in peril
  • jeopardized
  • susceptible
  • threatened
  • vulnerable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.