threateningly

All Adverb
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  • At the station he asked you threateningly whether you had given up your ticket. Cited from Tommy and Grizel, by J.M. Barrie
  • They raised their hands threateningly against every one who dared to consider himself something better than they. Cited from Mohammed Ali and His House, by Louise Muhlbach
  • He advanced until he almost stood over her, his arm raised threateningly, as if about to strike her. Cited from The Easiest Way, by Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow
  • 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)
  • The words were no sooner out of her mouth than two women faced her threateningly. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • The man looked round threateningly, as if he had been struck. Cited from Aaron's Rod, By D. H. Lawrence
  • He closed the door very quietly, and then turning to her, caught her hands threateningly. Cited from The Halo, by Bettina von Hutten
  • Ah life, were beautiful indeed, if Death were not always standing threateningly before us! Cited from Mohammed Ali and His House, by Louise Muhlbach
  • She laid a strange, deep emphasis on the word, opening her eyes wide and threateningly. Cited from The Case of Richard Meynell, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • At a motion from the assistant manager the brown men closed threateningly about the American again. Cited from Boy Scouts on Motorcycles, by G. Harvey Ralphson
  • With a cry she seized it and raised it threateningly over her head. Cited from The Girl of the Golden West, by David Belasco
  • One big black leader with a long beard looked down at us and shook his head threateningly. Cited from Time and Change, by John Burroughs
  • "What've you got to say about it, son?" he asked threateningly. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • She made a low sound and advanced a step threateningly. Cited from Adventures In Contentment, by David Grayson
  • They had come so near and looked more threateningly than ever at Toni. Cited from Toni, the Little Woodcarver, by Johanna Spyri
  • Her eyes sparkled threateningly as she set the empty glass down upon the table. Cited from Self-Raised, Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevitte Southworth
  • She raised her arm threateningly toward the door, and wildly shook her head. Cited from Henry VIII And His Court, by Louise Muhlbach
  • The bear then sat down between the trees, watching both and growling threateningly if either moved. Cited from A Backward Glance at Eighty, by Charles A. Murdock
  • It was not far away -- on the contrary, it seemed threateningly near and right over us. Cited from The South Pole, Vols 1 and 2, Roald Amundsen
  • Then she drew back quickly and raised her finger threateningly. Cited from The Workingman's Paradise, by John Miller
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