English to Catalan Meaning :: threaten

Threaten :
amenaçar
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Noun(1) A warning that something unpleasant is imminent(2) Declaration of an intention or a determination to inflict harm on another(3) A person who inspires fear or dread(4) Warning; danger

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(1) The men, who cannot be named for legal reasons, have been described as a serious threat to national security.(2) This is a serious threat to health(3) These boys are dangerous, you know, and a threat to the moral well-being of all our children.(4) The group carried out their threat(5) That poses a big threat to us all and makes the world a very dangerous place.(6) Communism was seen as a major threat(7) What do you consider to be the main threat to the future peace and security of the world?(8) Criticising students and putting them under pressure is seen to be a dangerous threat to their sense of self.(9) He was soon to be king, and I was a dangerous threat to his people, yet he didn't want me captured.(10) Obviously, if we do not set them on the right path in life our own security is under threat .(11) It was not as if she was trying to escape from an immediate threat of violence to her.(12) The company faces the threat of liquidation proceedings(13) I was kept confined in a room the whole time and one officer even suggested that I was dangerous and a threat to him.(14) Everything from organ recitals to nativity plays would be under threat .(15) Normally calm and measured people will go red at the mention of his name and tell you that he is a dangerous threat to liberty.(16) Hurricane damage poses a major threat to many coastal communities
Synonyms
1. Abuse
  
2. Admonish
  
3. Advance
  
4. Approach
  
5. Augur
  
6. Blackmail
  
7. Bluster
  
8. Brewing
  
9. Browbeat
  
10. Bully
  
11. Caution
  
12. Come on
  
13. Comminate
  
14. Cow
  
15. Endanger
  
16. Jeopardize
  
17. Jeopardise
  
18. Menace
  
19. Imperil
  
20. Peril
  
21. Enforce
  
22. Flex muscles
  
23. Forebode
  
24. Forewarn
  
25. Fulminate
  
26. Growl
  
27. Intimidate
  
28. Portend
  
29. Presage
  
30. Pressurize
  
31. Push around
  
32. Scare
  
33. Scowl
  
34. Shake fist at
  
35. Snarl
  
36. Spook
  
37. Foreshadow
  
38. Frighten
  
39. Hang over
  
40. Impend
  
41. Loom
  
42. Overhang
  
43. Terrorize
  
44. Torment
  
45. Warn
  
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Don\'t threaten it
and it won\'t hurt you.

Don't THREATEN it and it won't hurt you.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 4


Threaten me again
and I\'ll have you thrown into the sea.

Threaten me again and I'll have you thrown into the sea.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 2


You won\'t torture me,
you\'ll just threaten my son.

You won't torture me, you'll just THREATEN my son.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3


I\'m sure Tyrion did not mean
to threaten the King.

I'm sure Tyrion did not mean to THREATEN the King.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 8


- If you threaten my lord again...
- Threaten?

- If you THREATEN my lord again... - Threaten?

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 5


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