menacing

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmɛnɪsɪŋ/US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmɛnəsɪŋ/

From the verb menace: (⇒ conjugate)
menacing is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."

menacing
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Synonyms:
approaching, impending , threatening , imminent, ominous , at hand, looming , portentous


menace
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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