menacing

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

menacing (comparative more menacing, superlative most menacing)

  1. Suggesting imminent harm.
  2. Threatening.

Verb[edit]

menacing

  1. Present participle of menace.

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

menacing (plural menacings)

  1. The act of making menaces or threats.
    • William Cobbett
      They remember his subornings, menacings, bribings, cuttings, maimings, hangings, and burnings.