Thesaurus / periling
other words for periling
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It was impossible to touch the mud of Paris without periling the subsistence of eighteen hundred persons.
Their generous hostess, periling her own life for them, daily supplied them with food.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
For now it came to me that while I would be saving life, mayhap I had been periling it again.
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
This was the girl whom to see, perhaps in his arms, she was now periling her liberty and her life unknown to him!
IN THE CARQUINEZ WOODSBRET HARTE
God knows, in periling your safety, and exposing you to the common chances of war, I make a sacrifice that few could estimate.
It is not impossible, however, that in taking this step I may be periling my own safety.