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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments.

Usage examples (10)
  • Had it not been for Austria's minacious insistence, Albania would have never been born on Serb occupied territory.
  • Here, too, he says, veins of iron of considerable thickness were seen to traverse the rock in various directions; and he speaks of the caverns formed in the minacious...
  • She had not heard a word of Colonel Grand's minacious overture.
  • Foreign minority shareholders still complain of being ripped-off by powerful, well-connected - and minacious - business interests. for more
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