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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A threat. Also: A nuisance.

Usage examples (37)
  • Bath twice a day to be really clean, once a day to be passably clean, once a week to avoid being a public menace.
  • He spoke with desperate menace
  • Matching Lassick is the title menace, played surprisingly well-considering the make-up job-by character actor Stephen Furst (
  • Now a new menace is stalking the streets of New York. for more
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