Word of the Day
Imperil (transitive verb) – to endanger; to expose someone or something to the risk of harm or loss (etymology: from Latin "periculum" meaning "trial" or "danger")
Word in a Sentence: In the fantasy novel Choices Meant for Gods, Chariss tries to impress upon her new benefactors that her presence imperils them because Drake will kill anyone who harbors her.
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"Some days, I just want the dragon to win."
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