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Synonyms for menace

Synonyms for menace

one regarded as an imminent danger

an expression of the intent to hurt or punish another

to domineer or drive into compliance by the use of as threats or force, for example

to subject to danger or destruction

Synonyms for menace

something that is a source of danger

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a threat or the act of threatening

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pose a threat to

express a threat either by an utterance or a gesture

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act in a threatening manner

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It is open to question that Numa, the lion, understood him; but he did understand the menace of the heavy spear that the Tarmangani carried so ready in his brown, right hand, and so he drew back, growling, trying to decide in his little brain whether to charge or flee.
While he, with his slashing buccaneer methods, was a distinct menace to the more orthodox financial gamblers, he was nevertheless so grave a menace that they were glad enough to leave him alone.
He could only think of her as triumphant, successful in her menace of a wholly useless remorse never to be effaced.
Pour ce qui est du Sahel et de la Corne de l'Afrique, Messahel a indique que [beaucoup moins que] la faiblesse des moyens dont disposent les pays de ces regions, la porosite et l'immensite de leurs frontieres ainsi que la pauvrete et le manque de developpement sont des facteurs qui font que le terrorisme dispose lui aussi de larges marges de manœuvre pour se developper et se renforcer, en depit de la guerre que lui livrent legitimement les pays touches et menaces par ce fleau [beaucoup plus grand que].
DO your little Menaces love Dennis the Menace's pranks?
La mobilisation des services de securite pour faire echec aux menaces terroristes qui guette le pays est a son summum La reunion jeudi dernier du Conseil du gouvernement a ete largement consacree a l'examen de la menace terroriste qui vise le royaume et aux moyens de sa mise en echec.
Nous n'avons eu aucun element probant pouvant amener a croire qu'il y avait des menaces concretes concernant notre pays.
Camilla opens the school's new library and even convinces Dennis the Menace to declare: "Reading is fun for everyone, Menaces.
The survey, commissioned by Video Arts, the corporate learning experts, looked at how people deal with meeting menaces such as the ``waffler, the ``dominator'', the ``idea assassin,'' the ``turf warrior and the interrupter''.
To check responses to tinier menaces, Starks and Cornell University's Caroline A.
Paul Henry Will Discuss the Latest Internet Menaces and How to
Le plaignant a declare avoir fait l'objet de plusieurs menaces de mort.
Menaces proferees a l'encontre du ministre de la Sante
La Maison Blanche a indique vendredi qu'elle prenait "au serieux" l'annonce de la Coree du Nord selon laquelle elle etait en "etat de guerre" contre le Sud, tout en notant que les menaces de Pyongyang n'etaient pas inhabituelles.
Edgar alone - between December 1 and 9, 1994, made an unwarranted demand of cards and money from Barclays Bank with menaces.