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threaten
British English: /ˈθrɛt(ə)n/
American English: /ˈθrɛtn/

Translation of threaten in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (warn)
    menacer (to do de faire)
    to be threatened with death/prison
    être menacé d'être tué/emprisonné
  • 2 (endanger)
    menacer (planet, wildlife, peace, stability)
    to be threatened with starvation/extinction
    risquer de mourir de faim/de disparaître

intransitive verb

also: threatened past participle adjective

  • menacé
    to feel threatened
    se sentir menacé

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