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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 threat /ˈθrɛt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Threat n.  The expression of an intention to inflict evil or injury on another; the declaration of an evil, loss, or pain to come; menace; threatening; denunciation.
    There is no terror, Cassius, in your threats.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Threat, v. t. & i.  To threaten. [Obs. or Poetic]
    Of all his threating reck not a mite.   --Chaucer.
    Our dreaded admiral from far they threat.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: something that is a source of danger; "earthquakes are a
           constant threat in Japan" [syn: menace]
      2: a warning that something unpleasant is imminent; "they were
         under threat of arrest"
      3: declaration of an intention or a determination to inflict
         harm on another; "his threat to kill me was quite
      4: a person who inspires fear or dread; "he was the terror of
         the neighborhood" [syn: terror, scourge]