French translation of 'menacing'
Example Sentences Including 'menacing'
The driver instinctively glanced up at the dark, menacing facade of sheer rockface bordering one side of the road.The Devil's Door
There'd be hard-eyed men with high-powered weapons lurking close, ready to blow him away at the slightest sign of menacing movement.The Only Game
He should have been less scared because they didn't look menacing.A Plague of Angels
Trends of 'menacing'
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- (= threat)
menace fto demand money with menaces (British) (law)
extorquer de l'argent,
se rendre coupable d'extorsion de fonds
- (= danger)
a public menace
un danger publica menace to the public
un danger pour le public
- (= nuisance)
plaie fto be a menace
être une plaie
⇒ Rooks are a menace and there are far too many of them.
Les corbeaux freux sont une plaie et il y en a bien trop.
menacerto be menaced by sb/sth
être menacé(e) par qn/qch
⇒ a society menaced by outside enemies
une société menacée par des ennemis extérieurs
Example Sentences Including 'menace'
His air of vulnerability had vanished, replaced by an angry menace.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Again, a howl -- desperate: laden with fear, or menace , or grief.Sleep While I Sing
He looked at the phone, which suddenly took on a shape of menace.The Five Million Dollar Prince
'menacing' in Other Languages
Translation of menacing from the Collins English to French Dictionary