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Action SuggestionPlay
A 'threat' often suggests what someone might do, not just what they want. SlideHis threat to leave the job pressured the boss into offering a raise.
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Expression of AngerPlay
Threats may express anger or frustration, not always real intent to harm. SlideIn a moment of anger, she issued a threat she didn't mean.
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Manipulation ToolPlay
Threats are sometimes used to manipulate or control a situation or person. SlideHe used the threat of leaving as leverage in the negotiation.