Words Like THREATEN
We have put together a list of words that are similar to THREATEN.
22 Alternative Words Similar to threaten
2 examples of threaten
to threaten war; to threaten death
10 definitions of threaten
To utter threats against; to menace; to inspire with apprehension; to alarm, or attempt to alarm, as with the promise of something evil or disagreeable; to warn.
To exhibit the appearance of (something evil or unpleasant) as approaching; to indicate as impending; to announce the conditional infliction of.
To use threats, or menaces; also, to have a threatening appearance.
to be a menacing indication of something:
pose a threat to; present a danger to
to utter intentions of injury or punishment against:
To express a threat against.
To be a source of danger to; menace.
To give signs or warning of; portend.
To announce the possibility of in a threat.