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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

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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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References in classic literature ?
But such divergence of opinion would constitute no menace to society.
The latter part of Mr Western's behaviour had so strong an effect on the tender heart of Sophia, that it suggested a thought to her, which not all the sophistry of her politic aunt, nor all the menaces of her father, had ever once brought into her head.
But the real menaces suddenly drove the imaginary ones from the boy's mind, for with the coming of daylight the half-famished hyenas renewed their efforts to break down the frail barrier which kept them from their prey.
Tom Colby played an inspired game in the Menace nets, pulling off over 30 saves, but he couldn't prevent the equaliser on 28:22.
Jeet Khaira, chief executive officer, Video Arts, said, ``People often don't realise that they are being a meeting menace, as behaviour is often pure habit.
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Arthur Jafa on the Hughes Brothers' Menace II Society
In "Uncle Scooby and Antarctica," the gang flies to the South Pole to fish for clues in hopes of hooking an amphibious menace, while in "Block-Long Hong Kong Terror," they head north to the Orient and toy around in a giant water ducky to cool off a ferocious Chinese fire-shooting dragon.
Speaking to the participants, Dr Rahpoto said that drug abuse is a menace, which results in massive moral degradation and societal disintegration.
Le pays menace Washington de leur "faire payer le prix de leur crime (.
Il declare que la menace terroriste en Tunisie est elevee et que d'autres attaques restent tres probables, y compris contre les etrangers.
Nous faisons face a la menace de puissances emergentes, la Chine, l'Inde, d'autres pays face auxquels nous devons maintenir notre garde et faire en sorte que nous ayons toujours suffisamment de puissance dans le Pacifique pour leur faire comprendre que nous n'en bougerons pas", a-t-il affirme devant les ouvriers.
ISLAMABAD, July 06, 2010 (Frontier Star): Senior Central Leader PML-N Makhdoom Javed Hashmi said that to tackle the menace of terrorism political solution should be evolved by taking all the political forces of the country on board.
London, Oct 4 (ANI): The real life inspiration for Dennis the Menace, one of Britian's favourite cartoon characters, has been revealed.
Poor Dennis the Menace has had his peashooter and catapult confiscated for good, plus his dog Gnasher has now to act as if he has been trained by Barbara Woodhouse.