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OTHER WORDS FROM menacingmen·ac·ing·ly, adverbnon·men·ac·ing, adjectiveun·men·ac·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for menacing
On the mock-menacing “Girl Scouts,” Rico threatens to show up “at your door,” and not to sell you some Thin Mints.Rico Nasty will show you what mischief sounds like|Chris Richards|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
Less menacing is an insidious uptick in ultrarunning tourism, as an ever-growing number of Born to Run-inspired “locos” make the annual pilgrimage to the town of Urique for the “Ultra Maratón Caballo Blanco.”
They found Trawick holding a kitchen knife, but “not in a menacing way,” one of the officers told the DA’s office.It Wasn’t the First Time the NYPD Killed Someone in Crisis. For Kawaski Trawick, It Only Took 112 Seconds.|by Eric Umansky|December 4, 2020|ProPublica
The concerns come as reports surface about other menacing tactics directed at voters.Shouting matches, partisan rallies, guns at polling places: Tensions high at early-voting sites|Josh Partlow|October 21, 2020|Washington Post
Spiny lobsterThe spiny lobster is part of a large worldwide family of crustaceans that resemble true lobsters, but without their menacing claws.14 wild edibles you can pull right out of the ocean|By Bob McNally/Field & Stream|October 19, 2020|Popular Science
The man started to walk menacingly toward my partner, who then reached into his holster for his Smith & Wesson .38.
"Milor, the matter admits of no settlement," said the Breton menacingly, rising from his chair.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
He saw her against the background of the hills, whose following mass towered menacingly above her little outline.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
As the animal crouched at Bascomb's feet, his baleful eyes turned in the boy's direction, and he growled menacingly.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
Far off, above the folds of the nearer hills, the Mountain thrust itself up menacingly against a yellow sunset.Summer|Edith Wharton
Ketira gave a sharp cry at that, perhaps she fancied he was stealing a kiss, and lifted her right hand menacingly.Johnny Ludlow, Fourth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood