Usage examples for threatened

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his honour was threatened – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt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