threat

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threat englannista suomeksi

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threat englanniksi

  1. An expression of intent to injure or punish another.

  2. 1599, (w), ''(w)'', Act 4, Scene 3

  3. There is no terror, Cassius, in your threats.
  4. An indication of potential or imminent danger.

  5. (quote-journal)| passage=Many genes with reproductive roles also have antibacterial and immune functions, which indicate that the threat of microbial attack on the sperm or egg may be a major influence on rapid evolution during reproduction.

  6. A person or object that is regarded as a danger; a menace.

  7. (quote-journal)

  8. To press; urge; compel.

  9. To threaten.

  10. 1590, Edmund Spenser, ''The Faerie Queene'', I.vii:

  11. An hideous Geant horrible and hye, / That with his talnesse seemd to threat the skye (..)
  12. 1599, William Shakespeare|William Shakespeare, ''The Tragedy of Julius Caesar (unsourced edition)/Act V|Julius Caesar'', V. i. 37:

  13. O yes, and soundless too; / For you have stolen their buzzing, Antony, / And very wisely threat before you sting.
  14. To use threats; act or speak menacingly; threaten.