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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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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.
So quickly the plane came that Usanga's men had no time to escape it after they realized its menace. It touched the ground just as it struck among them and mowed through them, a veritable juggernaut of destruction.
"But such divergence of opinion would constitute no menace to society.
She expressed the hope that the SCO could prove an effective forum in eliminating the menaces of terrorism and extremism.
'These are among the proactive action taken by police to curb these two menaces,' he said.
Cette rencontre a pour objectif d'esquisser une approche visant a reglementer les mesures a prendre a l'egard des menaces aeriennes non-militaires, basees sur des lois efficientes et flexibles afin de garantir la disponibilite optimale pour une intervention immediate, efficace et sans entrave lors du traitement des menaces aeriennes non-militaires ', precise le communique du MDN.
DO your little Menaces love Dennis the Menace's pranks?
Les services speciaux de la securite de Bizerte ont entame, lundi, 5 aout, une enquete et des investigations dans l'affaire de "deux lettres de menaces adressees a deux militaires de Zarzouna emises par des extremistes religieux", rapporte la TAP citant une source securitaire.
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.