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But was it in virtue of his seeing armed Phantasms of St. Edmund 'on the rim of the horizon,' looking minatory on him?
PAST AND PRESENTTHOMAS CARLYLE
His features had lost their delicately benevolent aspect; his words were minatory.
THE VANISHED MESSENGERE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
Yet'—and he made his voice minatory—'in these evil and tickle times well it might have been that that letter held delicate news.
But their protests became more urgent as we went on, their tone less minatory.
She had requested the Pope to issue a minatory brief forbidding Parliament to meddle with her.
If a sentence could not be had, Ortiz insisted on the issue of another minatory brief.
When he did come into it, his was the only voice which ever spoke there above a whisper; a sharp, startling, and minatory voice.
THE SEA AND THE JUNGLEH. M. TOMLINSON
I had lugged my double-barrel thus far, a futile burden, unless when it served a minatory purpose among the drunken Klalams.
They file past, pointing minatory fingers at me as they go into the waste-paper basket.
WINDFALLS(AKA ALPHA OF THE PLOUGH) ALFRED GEORGE GARDINER
"It isn't as if these things were ours," said Bob, realizing that he had spoken in an unduly minatory tone.
THE RULES OF THE GAMESTEWART EDWARD WHITE

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