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threaten

['θret(ə)n] брит. / амер.

гл.

  1. грозить, угрожать (чем-л.)

  2. представлять опасность, быть угрозой

  3. предвещать

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threaten

['θretn]

v

  1. угрожать, грозить(ся)

  2. грозить, предвещать

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'I was kept a prisoner to my room the next day, and a judge, a general, and a host of lawyers, officers, and officials, were set upon me to bully, perplex, threaten, and cajole me.
Весь следующий день я просидел под домашним арестом; судья, генерал, и целая орава юристов, офицеров и чиновников допрашивали, уговаривали, стращали и улещали меня.
Thackeray, William Makepeace / The memoirs of Barry Lyndon, esq: written by himselfТеккерей, Уильям Мейкпис / Записки Барри Линдона, эсквайра, писанные им самим
Записки Барри Линдона, эсквайра, писанные им самим
Теккерей, Уильям Мейкпис
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1975
The memoirs of Barry Lyndon, esq: written by himself
Thackeray, William Makepeace
© 2006 Adamant Media Corporation
And don't you dare threaten me!"
А замахиваться руками не смеете...
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw YouthДостоевский, Фёдор / Подросток
Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Too small to do much good, but I could threaten them, give them pause, keep them from worrying at my heels.
Маловат для серьезных дел, но во всяком случае им можно угрожать, заставить их держаться подальше.
Feintuch, David / Voices of HopeФайнток, Дэвид / Надежда смертника
Надежда смертника
Файнток, Дэвид
Voices of Hope
Feintuch, David
© 1996 by David Feintuch
Besides, I don't care; he doesn't threaten me in any way; he only threatens you.”
Да и мне всё равно; мне он ничем не угрожает, а угрожает лишь вам.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
"Socially and economically, AIDS deaths on a large scale among the productive population will threaten agricultural production and development efforts ... political commitment is essential, as is frankness about the disease."
Большая смертность от СПИДа среди трудоспособного населения угрожает свести на нет попытки нашей страны выйти из экономического кризиса. Нам необходима полная открытость в вопросах СПИДа.
Douglass, William Campbell / Hydrogen Peroxide H2O2 Medical MiracleДуглас, Уильям / Целительные свойства перекиси водорода
Целительные свойства перекиси водорода
Дуглас, Уильям
© ООО «Питер Пресс», 2007
Hydrogen Peroxide H2O2 Medical Miracle
Douglass, William Campbell
© 1990, 1992, 1995, 1996, 2003 by William Campbell Douglass, MD
To recognize that aspects of globalization seriously threaten environmental sustainability and cultural diversity and heritage, as well as the common good.
признать, что аспекты глобализации серьезно угрожают устойчивому природопользованию и культурному многообразию и наследию, а также общему благу;
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
Nasser turned to Gray, ready to threaten, his eyes dark on him.
Насер повернулся к Грею, готовый обрушить на него угрозы.
Rollins, James / Judas StrainРоллинс, Джеймс / Печать Иуды
Печать Иуды
Роллинс, Джеймс
© 2007 by Jim Czajkowski
© С. Саксин, перевод, 2009
© ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", издание на русском языке, 2009
Judas Strain
Rollins, James
© 2007 by Jim Czajkowski
Absorbed in such conversation, we hardly noticed that we were approaching Kuntsevo, or that the sky was becoming overcast and beginning to threaten rain.
В таких разговорах мы и не заметили, как подъезжали к Кунцеву, - не заметили и того, что небо заволокло и собирался дождик.
Толстой, Л.Н. / ЮностьTolstoy, Leo / Youth
Youth
Tolstoy, Leo
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
Юность
Толстой, Л.Н.
© Издательство "Правда", 1987
Second, she soon began with her Marconi interests to threaten the Yankee positions fn Central America, Colombia, and Peru.
Во-вторых, Великобритания, опираясь на свои капитальные вложения в фирму Маркони, начала грозить американским позициям в Центральной Америке, Колумбии и Перу.
Denny, Ludwell / America conquers BritainДенни, Людвелл / Америка завоевывает Британию
Америка завоевывает Британию
Денни, Людвелл
© Государственное издательство, 1930
America conquers Britain
Denny, Ludwell
© 1930 by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
We also strongly object to the extra-territorial nature of those measures, which, in addition, threaten the sovereignty of States and call on States applying unilateral coercive measures to put an immediate end to those measures.
Мы также категорически возражаем против экстерриториального характера этих мер, которые к тому же угрожают суверенитету государств, и призываем государства, применяющие односторонние меры принуждения, немедленно положить конец такой практике.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
Terrorism continued to seriously threaten international peace and security.
Терроризм по-прежнему представляет собой серьезную угрозу для международного мира и безопасности.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
This sad occurrence reminds us once again of the need for all peace-loving nations to work tirelessly and cooperatively to root out the terror networks that threaten us all.
Это печальное событие лишний раз напоминает нам о том, что всем миролюбивым народам мира необходимо неустанно добиваться совместными усилиями ликвидации сети террористических организаций, которые представляют угрозу для всех нас.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
They don't threaten to give information at all, they only say, 'We shall not inform, of course, but if it should be discovered, then ...' that's what they say, and that's all, but I think it's enough!
Они совсем и не грозят донести; они говорят только: "Мы, конечно, не донесем, но, в случае если дело откроется, то"... вот что они говорят, и всё; но я думаю, что этого довольно!
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw YouthДостоевский, Фёдор / Подросток
Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
And Bezpandin heard of it, and began to threaten me.
А Беспандин узнал и грозиться начал:
Turgenev, I.S. / A Sportsman's Sketches v.1Тургенев, И.С. / Записки охотника т.1
Записки охотника т.1
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1975
A Sportsman's Sketches v.1
Turgenev, I.S.
© 2006 BiblioBazaar
He did not want to threaten this small start.
Мэтт боялся сейчас словами испортить это новое начало.
Rollins, James / Ice HuntРоллинс, Джеймс / Айсберг
Айсберг
Роллинс, Джеймс
© 2003 by Jim Czajkowski
© В. Шуверов, перевод, 2009
© ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", издание на русском языке, 2009
Ice Hunt
Rollins, James
© 2003 by Jim Czajkowski

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threaten1/8
'θret(ə)nVerbгрозить; угрожатьExamples

to threaten immediate revenge — грозить скорой местью
to threaten smb. with a revolver — угрожать кому-л. револьвером
to threaten imprisonment to smb. — грозить кому-л. арестом
to threaten to murder smb. — угрожать убить кого-л.
Do you mean to threaten? — Уж не угрожаете ли вы мне?

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Verb

  1. 1.

    угрожать

    translation added by Валерий Коротоношко
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  1. 1.

    угрожать

    translation added by Mike Ufa
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  2. 2.

    грозить, угрожать (чем-л.)

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Collocations

to threaten with a gun
угрожать оружием
to threaten to ice
угрожать убийством
Threaten proceedings
Угроза разбирательств
threatened abortion
угрожающий аборт
threatened injury
угроза нанесений телесных повреждений
threatened injury
угроза причинения имущественного ущерба
threatened species
биологический вид, находящийся под угрозой исчезновения
threatened species
исчезающий биологический вид
threatening punishment
угроза наказанием
threatening sky
угрожающий вид неба
be threatening
готовиться
make threatening gestures
грозить
threatened area
угрожаемый район
threatened preterm labor
угрожающие преждевременные роды
life threatening
опасный для жизни

Word forms

threaten

verb
Basic forms
Pastthreatened
Imperativethreaten
Present Participle (Participle I)threatening
Past Participle (Participle II)threatened
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I threatenwe threaten
you threatenyou threaten
he/she/it threatensthey threaten
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am threateningwe are threatening
you are threateningyou are threatening
he/she/it is threateningthey are threatening
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have threatenedwe have threatened
you have threatenedyou have threatened
he/she/it has threatenedthey have threatened
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been threateningwe have been threatening
you have been threateningyou have been threatening
he/she/it has been threateningthey have been threatening
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I threatenedwe threatened
you threatenedyou threatened
he/she/it threatenedthey threatened
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was threateningwe were threatening
you were threateningyou were threatening
he/she/it was threateningthey were threatening
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had threatenedwe had threatened
you had threatenedyou had threatened
he/she/it had threatenedthey had threatened
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been threateningwe had been threatening
you had been threateningyou had been threatening
he/she/it had been threateningthey had been threatening
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will threatenwe shall/will threaten
you will threatenyou will threaten
he/she/it will threatenthey will threaten
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be threateningwe shall/will be threatening
you will be threateningyou will be threatening
he/she/it will be threateningthey will be threatening
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have threatenedwe shall/will have threatened
you will have threatenedyou will have threatened
he/she/it will have threatenedthey will have threatened
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been threateningwe shall/will have been threatening
you will have been threateningyou will have been threatening
he/she/it will have been threateningthey will have been threatening
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would threatenwe should/would threaten
you would threatenyou would threaten
he/she/it would threatenthey would threaten
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be threateningwe should/would be threatening
you would be threateningyou would be threatening
he/she/it would be threateningthey would be threatening
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have threatenedwe should/would have threatened
you would have threatenedyou would have threatened
he/she/it would have threatenedthey would have threatened
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been threateningwe should/would have been threatening
you would have been threateningyou would have been threatening
he/she/it would have been threateningthey would have been threatening
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am threatenedwe are threatened
you are threatenedyou are threatened
he/she/it is threatenedthey are threatened
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being threatenedwe are being threatened
you are being threatenedyou are being threatened
he/she/it is being threatenedthey are being threatened
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been threatenedwe have been threatened
you have been threatenedyou have been threatened
he/she/it has been threatenedthey have been threatened
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was threatenedwe were threatened
you were threatenedyou were threatened
he/she/it was threatenedthey were threatened
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being threatenedwe were being threatened
you were being threatenedyou were being threatened
he/she/it was being threatenedthey were being threatened
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been threatenedwe had been threatened
you had been threatenedyou had been threatened
he/she/it had been threatenedthey had been threatened
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be threatenedwe shall/will be threatened
you will be threatenedyou will be threatened
he/she/it will be threatenedthey will be threatened
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been threatenedwe shall/will have been threatened
you will have been threatenedyou will have been threatened
he/she/it will have been threatenedthey will have been threatened