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threaten

verb

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  1. to remain poised to inflict harm, danger, or distress on <the powerful hurricane continues to threaten the southern coastline> Synonyms hang (over), hover (over), impend (over), menace, overhang Related Words endanger, hazard, imperil, jeopardize, peril


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