Minatory



[min-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈmɪn əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/

adjective
1.
menacing; threatening.
/ˈmɪnətərɪ; -trɪ/
adjective
1.
threatening or menacing
adj.

“expressing a threat, 1530s, from Middle French minatoire, from Late Latin minatorius, from minat-, stem of minari “to threaten” (see menace (n.)).

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