Imperilled vs Imperiled - What's the difference?

imperilled | imperiled | Alternative forms |

Imperilled is an alternative form of imperiled.


In en-past of|imperil terms the difference between imperilled and imperiled

is that imperilled is (imperil); while imperiled is (imperil).

As verbs the difference between imperilled and imperiled

is that imperilled is (imperil); while imperiled is (imperil).

As an adjective imperiled is

(biological conservation) at risk of becoming extinct.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

imperilled

English

Verb

(head)
  • (imperil);

  • imperil

    English

    Verb

    (British) (en-verb) (US)
  • To put into peril; to place in danger or cause a hazard.
  • "Boating and fishing groups contend that the 130 [wind energy] towers would be a navigation hazard and offshore construction would imperil the fisheries." — "Wind Out of Their Sails", Jeffrey Winters, p. 31, Mechanical Engineering , June 2006
  • To risk.
  • imperiled

    English

    Alternative forms

    * imperilled (UK)

    Adjective

    (head)
  • (biological conservation) at risk of becoming extinct
  • The wildlife management plan was focused on helping the reproductive needs of imperiled species.

    Verb

    (head)
  • (imperil)