1 something that is a source of danger; "earthquakes are a constant threat in Japan" [syn: threat]
2 a threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace"
1 pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops" [syn: endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, peril]
2 express a threat either by an utterance or a gesture; "he menaced the bank manager with a stick"
3 act in a threatening manner; "A menacing person"
Verbto menace (transitive or intransitive)
Menace (Greek Mainákē) is an ancient Greek settlement lying to the southeast of Spain according to Strabo (3,4,2). The exact location is unknown to date.
menace in German: Mainake
menace in Polish: Majnake
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