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American English: /ˈmɛnəsɪŋ/
British English: /ˈmɛnɪsɪŋ/

Translation of menacing in Spanish:


  • (sky/clouds)
    que amenaza tormenta/lluvia
    Example sentences
    • The sky has lightened and the snow has stopped, but a menacing wall of clouds is heading our way fast.
    • The picture is grainy but that actually enhances the slightly menacing atmosphere.
    • He aimed his menacing, brooding dark brown eyes directly into her own scared blue ones.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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