But this war jumps from city to city, depending the threat of the day.
Now, we talk about reducing the stigma of this disease—yet we've treated a visitor living with it as a threat.
Notably, 52% of Republicans said Iran can be contained with diplomacy and 17% said it is not a threat at this time.
Compared to the high-order explosives he witnessed in the Army, dry ice bombs are barely a threat.
But to meet this threat, we don't need to send tens of thousands of our sons and daughters abroad, or occupy other nations.
The voice in which he made this threat was gruff and aggressive.
Even as she uttered her threat Pen was mechanically straightening his pillow!
Snyder evidently construed this to be a threat, and with an oath replied, "We will settle it now."
"No, sir; I did not," I replied, with becoming promptness after the threat he had used.
The tone in which I uttered the last words indicated a purpose to carry out my threat.
Old English þreat "crowd, troop," also "oppression, menace," related to þreotan "to trouble, weary," from Proto-Germanic *threutanan (cf. German verdrießen "to vex"), from PIE *trud- "push, press" (cf. Latin trudere "to press, thrust," Old Church Slavonic trudu "oppression," Middle Irish trott "quarrel, conflict," M.Welsh cythrud "torture, torment, afflict"). Sense of "conditional declaration of hostile intention" was in Old English.