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Word: minatory

Definition: menacing; threatening


More Vocab Words

::: confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
::: adulterate - make impure or of poorer quality by adding inferior or tainted(contaminated) substances
::: asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
::: resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
::: seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
::: braggadocio - boasting
::: proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
::: salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
::: tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
::: rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank