Sentence Examples


  • He picked up a menacing looking tool.
  • She growled in a deep, menacing voice.
  • Still more menacing became the political situation on the outbreak of the French Revolution.
  • He cultivated good relations with England, in view doubtless of Russia's menacing attitude.
  • Contemporaneously other events were menacing the ascendancy and exhausting the treasury of the republic. In 1453 Constantinople fell to the Ottoman Turks, and although Venice entered at once into treaty with the new power and desired to trade with it, not to fight with it, yet it was impossible that her possessions in the Levant and the archipelago should not eventually bring her into collision with the expanding energy of the Mussulman.