so threateningly

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  • He finally ordered them away, and acted so threateningly that they retired. Cited from The Rover Boys on a Hunt, by Arthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)
  • He came at Giant so threateningly that the small boy had to retreat. Cited from Four Boy Hunters, by Captain Ralph Bonehill
  • Look at that great monster coming so threateningly toward us. Cited from Opening a Chestnut Burr, Edward Payson Roe
  • And he raised a stick he carried so threateningly that Ralph was glad to retreat. Cited from The Young Bridge-Tender, by Arthur M. Winfield
  • Only the old gentleman in his blindness did not see the cloud which was lowering so threateningly. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IX, Ed. by Francke
  • And what, after all, is this oblivion which you flaunt so threateningly? Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 75, January, 1864, by Various
  • Old Hicks looked into the grim face fronting him so threateningly, the complete situation slowly revealing itself to his mind. Cited from Beth Norvell, by Randall Parrish
  • Her eyes flashed so threateningly that Howl backed up against the wall, thoroughly frightened. Cited from The Little Colonel's Hero, by Annie Fellows Johnston
  • Yesterday, in the afternoon, it clouded over so threateningly, I felt a sense of dread. Cited from Glimpses of Bengal, by Sir Rabindranath Tagore
  • And the girl faced Marian so threateningly that she shrank away. Cited from Little Maid Marian, by Amy E. Blanchard
  • But Ford had looked so threateningly at her and Buddy that she could not bring herself to attract his attention to the child or herself. Cited from The Uphill Climb, by B. M. Bower
  • The Committee of Six, who had visited the sanctum so threateningly, went away beaten, but recounted their experience. Cited from Crowded Out o' Crofield, by William O. Stoddard
  • He growled at me so threateningly that I came indoors. Cited from Bruce, by Albert Payson Terhune
  • "Wretch!" cried he, taking a step toward her so threateningly that she retreated from the window to which his back was turned as he continued to face her. Cited from The Son of Clemenceau, by Alexandre Dumas (fils)
  • Who WAS I in that far Past which, like the pale spirit of a murdered friend, haunts me so indistinctly yet so threateningly! Cited from Ardath, by Marie Corelli
  • Thus the cloud that had lowered so threateningly over Hellas was for a time dissipated. Cited from A General History, by P. V. N. Myers
  • The tail depending from the cloud slowly shortened, and the mighty reservoir lost the vast bulge which had hung so threateningly above. Cited from The Cruise of the Cachalot, by Frank T. Bullen
  • "Shame on thee!" hissed the chorus, and advanced upon me so threateningly that I seized my hat and rushed from the room. Cited from Without Prejudice, by Israel Zangwill
  • But the birch peered cautiously up, at the mountain, which hung over it so threateningly that it seemed as if it could scarcely breathe. Cited from The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 5, Ed. by Warner
  • All demurred, but the Germans and Duval showed their weapons and acted so threateningly that there was nothing left to do but to obey. Cited from The Rover Boys on a Hunt, by Arthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)
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