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minatory (adj.)

"expressing a threat," 1530s, from French minatoire, from Late Latin minatorius "threatening," from minat-, stem of Latin minari "to threaten; jut, project," from minæ "threats; projecting points," from PIE root *men- (2) "to project." Related: Minatorially.

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Definitions of minatory from WordNet

minatory (adj.)
threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments;
Synonyms: baleful / forbidding / menacing / minacious / ominous / sinister / threatening
From wordnet.princeton.edu