German translation of 'threatened'
- he felt threatened
er fühlte sich bedroht
- (= under threat)
Example Sentences Including 'threatened'
Perhaps he'd threatened her, perhaps it was just opportunist luck.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Nightmares she hoped she would never revisit suddenly threatened to overwhelm her.TREASON KEEP (2001)
With Ellie being threatened from an unknown source, he'd cast around for likely suspects.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Trends of 'threatened'
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- person also
- revenge, violence
⇒ don't you threaten me!
von Ihnen lasse ich mir nicht drohen!
⇒ to threaten to do sth
(an)drohen, etw zu tun
⇒ to threaten sb with sth
jdm etw androhen
⇒ the rain threatened to spoil the harvest
der Regen drohte, die Ernte zu zerstören
⇒ it's threatening to rain
es sieht (bedrohlich) nach Regen aus
- person also
- [danger, storm etc]
im Anzug sein
Example Sentences Including 'threaten'
Foley was perfectly still; he tried not to threaten the solitude that she seemed to be seeking.Dansville
Maybe you can threaten her or appeal to her sense of guilt or something.LOST SUMMER (2002)
As if whatever lurks in your dreams - in your visions - might take tangible form and threaten you.Time of the Wolf
'threatened' in Other Languages
Translation of threatened from the Collins English to German Dictionary