noun Arthurian Romance.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Words nearby Siege Perilous
Example sentences from the Web for Siege Perilous
Satirists occupy a perilous position—to skewer dogma and cant, and to antagonize the establishment while needing its protection.
And even as the bloody siege continues, so, too, do signs of life.
It has long been a battle cry in conservative circles that Christmas is under siege.
The Kurds claimed at least 100 Islamic militants were killed in the two-day battle to lift the siege.Iraqi Kurds Get Their Groove Back, End Siege of Mount Sinjar|Jamie Dettmer|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a cafe in Sydney, Australia came under siege by a hostage-taking gunman on Monday, those nearby attempted to flee the area.
After an eight weeks' siege, a breach having been made, the city surrendered, and a month later the fort followed the example.
This is a conquered city, virtually if not nominally in a state of siege, without assignable period.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
During the siege of Acre he commanded the covering force, and pushed reconnaissances far and wide.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
To pull through such a siege, the old settlers usually did much better than the new.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
The road had been built for bringing down lumber, and for six miles it was at perilous angles.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson