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menace

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈmenɪs/ formal
to cause harm to someone or something, or be likely to cause harm: Hurricane Bonnie continued to menace the east coast.Dangers and threatsDamaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
Translations of “menace”
in Chinese (Traditional) 威脅, 威嚇…
in Russian наносить вред, угрожать…
in Turkish zarar vermek, korkutmak, teklike yaratabilmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 威胁, 威吓…
in Polish zagrażać…
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