Focus on the pronunciation of menace
English definition of “menace”
/ˈmen·əs/ n [C/U]
› danger, or someone or something that is likely to cause harm: [U] There was an air of controlled menace about him. [C] That boy is a menace to himself and his friends. menace
/ˈmen·əs/ v [T] › A hurricane menaced the east coast yesterday. menacing
/ˈmen·ə·sɪŋ/ adj › a menacing gesture menacingly
/ˈmen·ə·sɪŋ·li/ adv › She glared menacingly at him.