Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Threaten", we have 14 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in Evening Standard Easy Crossword.

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  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Monday, 23 Aug 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Monday, 31 May 2021
  • The Guardian Quick - Friday, 26 Feb 2021
  • The New York Times Crossword - Thursday, 6 Oct 2016

Crossword Answers

3 letters

Mature female of mammals of which the male is called `bull'

4 letters

POSE Mike Smallman
A deliberate pretense or exaggerated display

A textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile

5 letters

A venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury; "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime"; "there was a danger he would do the wrong thing"

A hired thug

6 letters

A threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace"

Be imminent or about to happen; "Changes are impending"

MENACE Surinder Sobti

7 letters

Indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news"

Pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"

8 letters

Put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

10 letters

Pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"

Put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"

Make timid or fearful; "Her boss intimidates her"