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menace

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something that may cause injury or harm

  • a loaded gun is a menace that this household doesnʼt need
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menace

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1 to place in danger

  • menaced the children by leaving them in the car unattended
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2 to remain poised to inflict harm, danger, or distress on

  • stockpiles of nuclear weapons that continue to menace the inhabitants of this planet
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