Verb: threaten thre-t(u)n
- Pose a threat to; present a danger to
"The pollution is threatening the crops";
- endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise [Brit], menace, imperil, peril
- To utter intentions of injury or punishment against
"He threatened me when I tried to call the police"
- To be a menacing indication of something
"The clouds threaten rain"; "Danger threatens"
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