menace

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmɛnɪs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmɛnɪs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(menis)

Inflections of 'menace' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
menaces
v 3rd person singular
menacing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
menaced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
menaced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: danger
Synonyms:
threat , hazard , risk , danger , peril , trouble , idle threat, empty threat, death threat, endangerment, imperilment, jeopardy , the sword of Damocles, an accident waiting to happen, curse , hex
Sense: Noun: troublesome person - informal
Synonyms:
nuisance , annoyance , pest , troublemaker, irritant, pain in the ass (US, vulgar, slang), pain in the arse (UK, vulgar, slang), pain (informal), trouble
Sense: Verb: jeopardize
Synonyms:
threaten , jeopardize , jeopardise (UK), put sth/sb at risk, issue a threat to, be a threat to, pose a threat to, risk , endanger, imperil
Sense: Verb: loom over
Synonyms:
threaten , daunt, loom over, hang over, hover over, loom large, loom , approach , be imminent, be impending, be coming up, be close at hand, draw near

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