Trying to maneuver the massive swell, Garrett found himself within 10 feet of the perilous rocks as the wave diminished.
While she could follow a Reagan-like path and compete again, her loss would create a perilous split in the Republican Party.
The victims, all men, died of asphyxiation during the perilous journey from the coast of North Africa to Sicily.
"We don't have an answer as to whether guns are protective or perilous," Branas says.
Satirists occupy a perilous position—to skewer dogma and cant, and to antagonize the establishment while needing its protection.
During this service, the most perilous action occurred in which he was ever engaged.
Its task, it must be confessed, was as difficult as perilous.
It seemed as if his perilous journey to the Mohawk camp had been in vain.
They were deeply impressed with the heroism he had exhibited in his long and perilous journey.
None knew the perilous situation which confronted the two airmen.
c.1300, from Old French perillos "perilous, dangerous" (Modern French périlleux) "dangerous, hazardous," from Latin periculosus "dangerous, hazardous," from periculum "a danger, attempt, risk" (see peril). Related: Perilously; perilousness.