Thesaurus > Related Words: menace

  Words related to menace

Related / Similar Words: threat, endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, peril

 

Definition:
  • a threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace";
  • something that is a source of danger; "earthquakes are a constant threat in Japan";
  • act in a threatening manner; "A menacing person";
  • express a threat either by an utterance or a gesture; "he menaced the bank manager with a stick";
  • pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops";

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    Hyponyms: yellow peril

     

    Derivational Morphology: endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, threaten, imperil, peril, riskiness, hazard, jeopardy, risk, threat

     

     
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