threatening englannista suomeksi
(present participle of)
An act of threatening; a threat.
1526, (w), trans. ''Bible'', Acts IV:
- And nowe lorde beholde their threatenynges, and graunte unto thy servauntes wyth all confydence to speake thy worde.
(RQ:Dickens All the Year Roun)
- The butcher's boy — a fierce and beefy youth, who openly defied the dog, and waved him off with hurlings of his basket and threatenings of his feet, accompanied by growls of "Git out, yer beast!" — now entered silently (..)