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  Definition of menace
  1. a threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace"
  2. something that is a source of danger; "earthquakes are a constant threat in Japan"
  3. act in a threatening manner; "A menacing person"
  4. express a threat either by an utterance or a gesture; "he menaced the bank manager with a stick"
  5. pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"
Similar Words: threat, endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, peril

 

Hyponyms: yellow peril

 

Derivational Morphology: endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, peril, riskiness, hazard, jeopardy, risk, threat

 

 
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