Übersetzung von “threat” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


nounthreat /θrɛt/
countable-uncountable the possibility that sth bad could happen
menace feminine

the threat of a terrorist attack
la menace d'une attaque terroriste
under threat
menacè/-ée de

ancient trees under threat from logging
de vieux arbres menacés d'être abattus
a statement that sth bad or harmful will happen to sb unless they take a particular action
menace feminine

They made threats against his life.
Ils ont proféré des menaces de mort à son encontre.

a death threat
une menace de mort

the threat of military action
la menace d'une action militaire
sb or sth that is thought to be dangerous
menace feminine

They called him a threat to society.
Ils l'ont qualifié de menace contre la société.

(Übersetzung von “threat” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /θret/

a warning that one is going to hurt or punish someone

He will certainly carry out his threat to harm you.

a sign of something dangerous or unpleasant which may be, or is, about to happen

There’s a threat of rain this afternoon.

a source of danger

His presence is a threat to our plan/success.
threaten verb

to make or be a threat (to)

menacer (de)
She threatened to kill herself
He threatened me with violence / with a gun
A storm is threatening.

(Übersetzung von “threat” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)