minatory

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minatory englannista suomeksi

  1. uhkaava

minatory englanniksi

  1. Threatening, menacing.

  2. 1837 Thomas Carlyle, ''The French Revolution: A History''

  3. The Place de Greve, with its thirty thousand Regulars, its whole irregular Saint-Antoine and Saint-Marceau, is one minatory mass of clear or rusty steel....
  4. 1887: Number 3, Lauriston Gardens wore an ill-omened and minatory look. — Arthur Conan Doyle|Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, ''Study in Scarlet|A Study in Scarlet''

  5. 1888, James|Henry James, ''The Reverberator''.

  6. Her father quietly addressed a few words, by letter, to George Flack. This communication was not of a minatory order; it expressed on the contrary the loose sociability which was the essence of Mr. Dosson's nature.
  7. 1997: In the cottage next to the post office Alma Crumble broke her wrist stirring batter, at which the Bug declared in a minatory tone that 'That was enough of that.' — Gorey|Edward Gorey, ''The Haunted Tea-Cosy''

  8. 1995: She shook hands firmly with Adam Dalgleish and gave him a minatory glance as if welcoming a new patient from whom she expected trouble — James|P.D. James, ''Black Tower|The Black Tower''