Threatened synonyms and antonyms

thrĕt'nd

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In danger, at risk, said of something where there is a strong possibility something bad will happen to it (for example, a species in danger of going extinct)
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Engaged in without taking precautions against the risk of pregnancy or infection by sexually transmitted disease.
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(Biological conservation) at risk of becoming extinct
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To come to pass:
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Susceptible to physical harm or damage:
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To mollify is to pacify someone or to make something less severe.
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To stop from being angry; appease; pacify; mollify
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Abuse means to hurt or injure something or someone by acting badly or neglectfully.
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Just about; almost; nearly:
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Free from danger or injury; undamaged or unhurt:
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Unanswerable; irrefutable; unable to be damaged by an attack or convinced; as, an invulnerable argument.
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To threaten or be a danger (to)
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To coerce or intimidate by causing fear.
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To strike with sudden fear; alarm.
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To exert pressure, or compelling influence, on
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To be an omen or warning of; foreshadow; presage
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To imtimidate is defined as to frighten someone or to make someone be in awe of you, especially if you do so in order to get what you want.
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The definition of frighten is to cause fear or to make someone afraid or anxious.
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To indicate the likelihood of; portend:
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To engage in indecent exposure of (oneself).
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To frighten or subdue with threats or a show of force.
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To hurt, frighten, or tyrannize over, as a bully does; browbeat
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To predict, especially from signs or omens; foretell.
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Approach means to move close to something.
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The definition of admonish means to let someone know that you are not happy with his or her actions or to scold a person.
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The definition of fulminate is to take a strong stance in protesting something, or is a disease that comes on suddenly and strongly out of nowhere, is a violent and sudden explosion.
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To speak or protest loudly.
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To warn beforehand
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To intimidate with harsh, stern looks and talk; bully
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To annoy, harass, or tease
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To give a warning or admonishment:
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To loom over; threaten
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To reduce the height of
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To impend; to threaten or hang over.
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(Intransitive) To attend to the business, or go through the processes, of brewing or making beer.
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To incur the risk of
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To browbeat; bully
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(Informal, Dial.) To bully, intimidate, or browbeat
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To bully or coerce
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To bring military help to (a besieged town); to lift the seige on. [from 16th c.]
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To make less severe, as a pain or difficulty.
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To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
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To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
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To surmount (a physical or abstract obstacle); to prevail over, to get the better of.
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To grasp with the mind, esp. in a sudden or intuitive way
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Not confident; filled with anxieties; apprehensive
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In a dangerous position or place.
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To cause (a future event) to happen earlier
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To keep safe from harm; watch over and protect; defend; shield
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Find another word for threatened. In this page you can discover 63 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for threatened, like: warned, endangered, unsafe, jeopardized, in bad straits, unprotected, imperiled, besieged, happened, vulnerable and in a crucial state.