Noun(1) something that is a source of danger(2) a warning that something unpleasant is imminent(3) declaration of an intention or a determination to inflict harm on another(4) a person who inspires fear or dread
(1) The men, who cannot be named for legal reasons, have been described as a serious threat to national security.(2) this is a serious threat to health(3) These boys are dangerous, you know, and a threat to the moral well-being of all our children.(4) the group carried out their threat(5) That poses a big threat to us all and makes the world a very dangerous place.(6) communism was seen as a major threat(7) What do you consider to be the main threat to the future peace and security of the world?(8) Criticising students and putting them under pressure is seen to be a dangerous threat to their sense of self.(9) He was soon to be king, and I was a dangerous threat to his people, yet he didn't want me captured.(10) Obviously, if we do not set them on the right path in life our own security is under threat .(11) It was not as if she was trying to escape from an immediate threat of violence to her.(12) the company faces the threat of liquidation proceedings(13) I was kept confined in a room the whole time and one officer even suggested that I was dangerous and a threat to him.(14) Everything from organ recitals to nativity plays would be under threat .(15) Normally calm and measured people will go red at the mention of his name and tell you that he is a dangerous threat to liberty.(16) hurricane damage poses a major threat to many coastal communities
1. threatening remark ::
2. danger ::
3. possibility ::
4. scourge ::
5. menace ::
Different Formsthreat, threats
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