Noun menace has 2 senses
  1. menace, threat - something that is a source of danger; "earthquakes are a constant threat in Japan"
    --1 is a kind of danger
    --1 has particulars: yellow peril
    Derived form: verb menace1
  2. menace - a threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace"
    --2 is a kind of
    Derived forms: verb menace3, verb menace2
,Verb menace has 3 senses
  1. endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, menace, threaten, imperil, peril - pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"
    --1 is one way to exist, be
    Derived form: noun menace1
    Sample sentence:
    Sam cannot menace Sue
  2. menace - express a threat either by an utterance or a gesture; "he menaced the bank manager with a stick"
    --2 is one way to
    express, show, evince
    Derived form: noun menace2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
  3. menace - act in a threatening manner; "A menacing person"
    --3 is one way to
    act, behave, do
    Derived form: noun menace2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s