Definition of Threat in English :
Define Threat in English
Threat meaning in English
Meaning of Threat in English
Pronunciation of Threat in English
Threat pronunciation in English
Pronounce Threat in Englishsee synonyms of threat
1. menace, threat
something that is a source of danger
Example Sentences:'earthquakes are a constant threat in Japan'
a warning that something unpleasant is imminent
Example Sentences:'they were under threat of arrest'
declaration of an intention or a determination to inflict harm on another
Example Sentences:'his threat to kill me was quite explicit'
a person who inspires fear or dread
Example Sentences:'he was the terror of the neighborhood'
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