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Overview of noun menace

The noun menace has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (8) menace, threat

(something that is a source of danger; "earthquakes are a constant threat in Japan")

2. (1) menace

(a threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace")

Overview of verb menace

The verb menace has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, menace, threaten, imperil, peril

(pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops")

2. (1) menace

(express a threat either by an utterance or a gesture; "he menaced the bank manager with a stick")

3. menace

(act in a threatening manner; "A menacing person") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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