Synonyms for threatened
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR THREATENED
It was sultry, and there was something in the atmosphere that at once threatened and soothed.
Mr. Lovelace's threatened vengeance is in return for threatened vengeance.
In other words Mr. Gladstone was threatened with total blindness.
You hear, brother, with what strange diseases he has threatened me.
It was refused, whereupon Morgan threatened that no quarter should be given.
On enquiry, we learned these fellows had threatened to rob her shop.
But then it occurred to me that there was a way of using the weapon which threatened, as a boomerang.
Both of us early saw the danger which threatened the country.
Its threatened evil may be changed into a national blessing.
I told him of thy expected return, and threatened him with thy resentment.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR THREATENED
- cut down
- dead duck
- done for
- in the cards
- kiss of death
- que sera sera
- thrown down