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Adjective
At risk of becoming endangered in the near future
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Disappearing
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Dangerous
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Put off
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Certain to suffer death, failure, or a similarly negative outcome
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Significantly below an amount or level that is adequate
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(aggressive) Past tense for to say something quickly and irritably
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Past tense for to state one's intention to take hostile action against (someone) in retribution for something done or not done
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“I am a non-violent person and I would not intentionally threaten Mike or anyone else for that matter.”
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Past tense for to be on the verge of inflicting harm or danger
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Past tense for to make a threat against someone
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“Oil drilling would likely threaten and compromise B.C. industries, such as tourism, and commercial and recreational fishing.”
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Past tense for seem likely to produce an unpleasant or unwelcome result
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“There were heavy downpours even before Scotland's biggest rock and pop festival kicked off and the rain threatened to upstage the performers.”
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Past tense for to rule over or control arbitrarily or arrogantly
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Past tense for lessen the effectiveness, power, or ability of, especially gradually or insidiously
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Past tense for to destroy or disrupt by means of sabotage
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Past tense for intimidating for money
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Past tense for attack
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Cast a shadow over
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Past tense for to determine the future or the fate of something in advance
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Past tense for to come face to face with (someone) with hostile or argumentative intent
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Past tense for talk in a loud, aggressive, or indignant way with little effect
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Past tense for to make a loud, deep cry
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Past tense for to come close in quantity or quality
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