Usage examples for threatened

  1. His mother, indeed, might tell her in the letter she had threatened to write. – The Testing of Diana Mallory by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  2. Accordingly he put it off till he found that his honour was threatened. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  3. There is nothing I would not sacrifice, to save my daughter from the fate they have threatened. – The Film of Fear by Arnold Fredericks
  4. He called up, then, and threatened the death. – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage