threateningly

All Adverb
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  • "You're going to tell her what?" threateningly asked the father. Cited from Watch Yourself Go By, by Al. G. Field
  • Young General So drew his sword threateningly, and told him that they must stay and see it through. Cited from Korea's Fight for Freedom, by F.A. McKenzie
  • He advanced threateningly with his left hand clenched, but then drew back. Cited from The Uttermost Farthing, by R. Austin Freeman
  • Her father advanced threateningly, but she set her young, strong shoulders against him and pushed past out of the door. Cited from Pembroke, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Nobili is now close to him; his eyes are gathered upon him more threateningly than ever. Cited from The Italians, by Frances Elliot
  • He looked almost threateningly at the man whom he addressed. Cited from Marriage a la mode, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • The pain in her breast choked her and stopped her short as she moved threateningly toward him. Cited from O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921, by Various
  • He half started from his chair, and he flung his fist out threateningly. Cited from The Easiest Way, by Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow
  • He held her at arm's length with one hand, and threateningly shook his finger at her. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Sophomore Year at High School, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • He came at Giant so threateningly that the small boy had to retreat. Cited from Four Boy Hunters, by Captain Ralph Bonehill
  • "How long has she owned this gun?" he said, threateningly. Cited from Within the Law, by Marvin Dana from Bayard Veiller
  • "I'll take good care none of the others turns out like you!" he threateningly exclaimed. Cited from Tillie: A Mennonite Maid,Helen Reimensnyder Martin
  • He walked to the head of the steps and raised his cane threateningly. Cited from Prisoners of Hope, by Mary Johnston
  • Look at that great monster coming so threateningly toward us. Cited from Opening a Chestnut Burr, Edward Payson Roe
  • Its cold light shimmered along the blade which was now held threateningly toward me. Cited from The Darrow Enigma, by Melvin L. Severy
  • A lad not much older than himself raced up and stood threateningly in his path. Cited from The Boy Scouts In Russia, by Blaine John
  • She saw me as the soldiers of Duke Otho closed threateningly upon her. Cited from Red Axe, by Samuel Rutherford Crockett
  • "What is it?" he Said, very pale, looking at her almost threateningly. Cited from Lady Connie, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • She stopped, looking at her mother almost threateningly. Cited from Marcella, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • Her husband looked in the eyes of the other inquiringly, and at the same time threateningly. Cited from The Delight Makers, by Adolf Bandelier
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