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menace

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1menace/ˈmɛnəs/noun
pluralmenaces
1menace
/ˈmɛnəs/
noun
pluralmenaces
Learner's definition of MENACE  
[count] 
: a dangerous or possibly harmful person or thing— usually singular— often + to
   b : someone who causes trouble or annoyance— usually singular
[noncount] : a dangerous or threatening quality

with menaces

British, law
: with threats: using threatening actions or language
2menace/ˈmɛnəs/verb
menacesmenacedmenacing
2menace
/ˈmɛnəs/
verb
menacesmenacedmenacing
Learner's definition of MENACE  
[+ object]somewhat formal
: to threaten harm to (someone or something)— often used as (be) menaced

— menacing

adjective,[more menacing; most menacing]

— menacingly

/ˈmɛnəsɪŋli/adverb
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