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minaccia in English:

1. threat threat


It's not a threat.
He sees any easiness as a threat to his masculinity, so he always starts games on hard mode and ends up stuck on the first level for days.
There are so many anti-smoking campaigns these days; maybe smoking really is a threat to the public order.
But the Nobel Committee said that poverty was a threat to world peace, and Mother Teresa worked against poverty.
In Ankara, I made clear that America is not – and never will be – at war with Islam. We will, however, relentlessly confront violent extremists who pose a grave threat to our security.
Today young people find themselves, through no fault of their own, living in a world torn by international bitterness and the threat of nuclear destruction.
We must also threaten them with changing the bottom-down to bottom-up approach.
threat = something which can put us in danger
Professor Hawking has said recently that efforts to create thinking machines are a threat to our existence. A threat means something which can put us in danger.
But we all face risks every day by eating, drinking, walking and driving – simply going about our daily lives carries all sorts of unseen threats.
What do we mean by empty threats? By empty threats we mean something that won't really be done.
a life-threatening situation
Even a million Dothraki are no threat to the realm, as long as they remain on the other side of the Narrow Sea.
The team we're playing this weekend is a bit of a threat, but I'm sure we can beat them.
Christopher Columbus's infinite accomplishments are a threat to Google, who do not know how to index infinity when someone searches for "Christopher Columbus".

English word "minaccia"(threat) occurs in sets:

La mia lezione

2. menace


Faith school menace
This power plant is a menace to the environment.
He professes no longer to like baseball, at least in its current incarnation—the scarcity of balls in play, the camaraderie among opponents, the absence of menace—but he can’t help offering a few pointed observations about, say, the left fielder’s in
menace of fire
I don't feel threatened by his menaces.
He is a menace to the public security!
Some day mankind must face and destroy the growing robot menace.
Urban foxes are not only a nuisance they’re a real menace!
The new law menaces our freedom.
icy Night King and his undead horde serving as the looming doomsday menace.
For one moment I felt menace, and then nothing at all.
Sharks ar esometimes considered a menace but in fact they rarely bother people
This drink bar in your house is a menace to my sobriety
The escaped prisoners are a menace to society.
This kind of bomb is a serious menace to mankind.

English word "minaccia"(menace) occurs in sets:

CAE 1476 - 1500