- Antonyms of MENACE:
- guard, protection, safeguard, shield, ward, asylum, harbor, haven, refuge, retreat, shelter.
- Examples of usage:
And the man shrank from the menace.
"His Dog",Albert Payson Terhune.
Now, however, she saw that he had made up his mind to action, and she fully believed that he was not the man who would make any idle menace.
"The Living Link",James De Mille.
The air behind me seemed full of menace, and the hair crawled on the back of my neck.
"The Killer",Stewart Edward White.
- And the man shrank from the menace.
- impersonal, contradict, deny, disavow, disclaim.