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Definition of perilously adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

perilously

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˈperələsli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈperələsli//
 
(formal or literary)
 
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in a very dangerous way We came perilously close to disaster. Supplies are perilously low.