Definition of THREATENED

verb : THREATENED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) to utter intentions of injury or punishment against; "He threatened me when I tried to call the police" ;

  • 3. (

    ) to be a menacing indication of something; "The clouds threaten rain"; "Danger threatens" ;

Adjective : THREATENED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (of flora or fauna) likely in the near future to become endangered; "the spotted owl is a threatened species, not yet an endangered one" ;


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