Synonyms for minatory

Adjective

1. baleful, forbidding, menacing, minacious, minatory, ominous, sinister, threatening, ugly, alarming (vs. unalarming)
usage: threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments; "a baleful look"; "forbidding thunderclouds"; "his tone became menacing"; "ominous rumblings of discontent"; "sinister storm clouds"; "a sinister smile"; "his threatening behavior"; "ugly black clouds"; "the situation became ugly"
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