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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: threaten(0.01077 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to threaten.
English → Indonesian (quick)
gera, gertak, mengacukan, mengancam, menggertak
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: pose a threat to; present a danger to; “The pollution is
endangering the crops” [syn: endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise,
menace, imperil, peril]
2: to utter intentions of injury or punishment against:“He
threatened me when I tried to call the police”
3: to be a menacing indication of something:“The clouds
threaten rain”; “Danger threatens” English → English (gcide)
Threaten \Threat"en\, v. i.
To use threats, or menaces; also, to have a threatening
Though the seas threaten, they are merciful. --Shak.
Threaten \Threat"en\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Threatened; p. pr. &
vb. n. Threatening.] [OE. [thorn]retenen. See Threat, v.
1. 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.
Let us straitly threaten them, that they speak
henceforth to no man in this name. --Acts iv. 17.
2. 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. --Milton.
The skies look grimly
And threaten present blusters. --Shak.
Syn: To menace.
Usage: Threaten, Menace. Threaten is Anglo-Saxon, and
menace is Latin. As often happens, the former is the
more familiar term; the latter is more employed in
formal style. We are threatened with a drought; the
country is menaced with war.
By turns put on the suppliant and the lord:
Threatened this moment, and the next implored.
Of the sharp ax
Regardless, that o'er his devoted head
Hangs menacing. --Somerville.