Definitions

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  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of threaten.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Some of the foregoing verbs admit also a Direct Object in connection with the Dative; as, -- mihi mortem minitātur, _he threatens me with death_ (_threatens death to me_).

    New Latin Grammar

  • Now the loss of his title threatens Tyson's fragile self-respect even further.

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  • Rain threatens late night and lasts through much of Thurs

    PM Update: Nice now, stormy later

  • An assassin threatens to upset the delicate balance of peace in Britain, the last bastion of Christianity in a world where Islam is predominant, thanks to the Huns defeat of Rome.

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  • Last month The Mail reported that A summer of rain threatens to bring the great autumn floods

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • Today The Mail reports that A summer of rain threatens to bring the great autumn floods

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • Terrible things happen in the book, and the possibility of further terrible things happening always threatens from the wings.

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  • Terrible things happen in the book, and the possibility of further terrible things happening always threatens from the wings.

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  • And as spring's rain threatens to wash out my mood forever, I have summer to look forward to.

    To Every Season, Turn, Turn, Turn

  • And as spring's rain threatens to wash out my mood forever, I have summer to look forward to.

    Archive 2006-08-01

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