THREATEN MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Threaten Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To exhibit the appearance of (something evil or unpleasant) as approaching; to indicate as impending; to announce the conditional infliction of; as, to threaten war; to threaten death.
  2. (v. t.) To utter threats against; to menace; to inspire with apprehension; to alarm, or attempt to alarm, as with the promise of something evil or disagreeable; to warn.
  3. (v. i.) To use threats, or menaces; also, to have a threatening appearance.


Synonyms:
Endanger, Imperil, Jeopardize, Menace, Peril,

• Threatening Definition & Synonyms

  1. () a. & n. from Threaten, v.
  2. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Threaten


Synonyms:
Baleful, Forbidding, Heavy, Lowering, Menacing, Minacious, Minatory, Ominous, Sinister, Sullen, Ugly,

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