Definitions and translations for "threatening"

Definition of threatening

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1. Threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments.
A baleful look.
Forbidding thunderclouds.
His tone became menacing.
Ominous rumblings of discontent.
Sinister storm clouds.
A sinister smile.
His threatening behavior.
Ugly black clouds.
The situation became ugly.
2. Darkened by clouds.
A heavy sky.
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English - English - threatening

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adj. intimidating, endangering

English - Spanish - threatening

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adj. amenazador, amenazante, conminador, conminativo, conminatorio

English - French - threatening

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adj. menaçant; intimidant, met en danger

English - German - threatening

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[threaten] v. bedrohen, gefährden
adj. bedrohend

English - Indonesian - threatening

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a. mengancam: yg mengancam, mengancamkan, penggertak: yg bersifat penggertak

English - Italian - threatening

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agg. minatorio, minaccioso

English - Polish - threatening

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a. grożący, groźny

English - Portuguese - threatening

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adj. ameaçador

English - Romanian - threatening

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n. ameninţare
a. ameninţător

English - Russian - threatening

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прил. угрожающий, грозящий, нависший

English - Turkish - threatening

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i. tehdit
s. tehdit eden, tehditkâr, endişe verici

English - Ukrainian - threatening

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a. загрозливий, навислий, грізний

English - Dutch - threatening

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bn. bedreigend

English - Greek - threatening

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ουσ. απειλή
επίθ. απειλητικός

English - Arabic - threatening

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‏مهدد، متوعد، منذر ب‏

English - Chinese - threatening

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(形) 胁迫的; 凶兆的; 险恶的; 要变坏的

English - Chinese - threatening

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(形) 脅迫的; 凶兆的; 險惡的; 要變壞的

English - Hindi - threatening

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a. धमकानेवाला, डरानेवाला, भयंकर, भयसूचक

English - Japanese - threatening

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(形) 脅しの; 荒れそうな
(動) 脅迫する; 脅かす; 威嚇する; 迫る

English - Korean - threatening

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형. 위협적인, 협박적인, 위험한 일이 일어날 듯한

English - Vietnamese - threatening

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a. có tính cách dọa nạt
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Synonyms for threatening
ugly: ominous, grave, serious, dangerous, scowling, troublesome