peril

noun

  • Insurance Law

Definitions of peril

  • danger, especially a danger covered by an insurance policy such as perils of the sea

    All insurance written under one or more policies of the Company against the same peril on the same Risk shall be combined.

Phrase Bank for peril

  • In a buyer’s market we ignore these at our peril.

  • A defendant should not be left in peril of a homicide conviction indefinitely.

  • You invoke that right at your peril.

  • The bill, published later this month, will tackle the perils of genetic engineering.

  • Time policy: It covers the subject matter against perils of the sea for a definite period of time.

  • Under what circumstances may the carrier rely on the perils of the sea defence?