Threat in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Threat

the act of being in hazard or danger

Examples of Threat in a sentence

With the approaching tornado, there was a definite threat of impending harm on the citizens in the community.  🔊

The young man was in trouble for making a threat against his classmate to beat him up after school.  🔊

When the unstable country began making many nuclear weapons, other countries began to get worried that this was a threat of war.  🔊

When the company’s sales took a dramatic decrease during this quarter, everyone realized that the threat of layoffs might happen.  🔊

If the threat to the school wasn’t taken seriously, then students’ lives and safety could be in jeopardy.  🔊

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