threat

threat
noun
1. (warning) 
His ex-girlfriend interpreted his words as a threat and reported him to the police.Su ex-novia interpretó sus palabras como una amenaza y lo denunció a la policía.
2. (danger) 
The wildlife reserve is under threat from developers.La reserva natural está bajo amenaza de las promotoras inmobiliarias.
threat
Noun
1. (general) 
a. la amenaza (F) 
threat [θret]
noun
amenaza (f)
to be a threat to sth/sb ser una amenaza para algo/algn; their lives are constantly under threat sus vidas se ven constantemente amenazadas; agricultural land is under threat from urban development las tierras de cultivo se ven amenazadas por el crecimiento de las ciudades; the factory is under threat of closure existe el peligro de que cierren la fábrica
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death threat
amenaza de muerte
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