Threatening Meaning and Definition


Published: 1 year ago

Updated: 1 year ago

Reading time: 3 minutes

What is the definition Threatening? What is its meaning in the dictionary? Words ending with Threatening, Antonyms, Example sentences, Synonyms, Related sentences, How to pronounce? Words starting with Threatening, Derivations and more...

Threatening meaning

Word: Threatening

How to pronounce: ˈθretnɪŋ

How to pronounce: θretn

Adjective

Definitions:

1. Having a hostile or deliberately frightening quality or manner.

Example sentences: "Her mother had received a threatening letter"


Synonyms:

terrible

minatory

ominous

baleful

menacing

sinister

dire

hazardous

formidable

fearsome

rampant

endangered

danger

menace

looming

perilous

risky

imminent

impending

forbidding

serious

dangerous

grave


Synonyms:

jeopardize

endanger

pose a threat

menace

scare

frighten

jeopardise

imperil


Antonyms:

nonthreatening


Derivations:

threaten

threatened

threat

threatening

threat


Keep in Mind

Images related to Threatening

Threatening meaning

Threatening definition

Threatening define


Threatening in Other Languages...

Spanish: Amenazante

German: Bedrohlich

French: Menaçant

Italian: Minaccioso

Turkish: Tehdit


Review

Write a review

Threatening Words that start with T