unthreatening


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unthreatening

(ʌnˈθrɛtənɪŋ)
adj
not threatening or menacing
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Adj.1.unthreatening - not unfriendly or threateningunthreatening - not unfriendly or threatening; "her well-meaning words were received in silence"; "the exasperation of a...well-meaning cow worried by dogs"
amicable - characterized by friendship and good will
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FROM families lying down in a Newcastle museum to well-mannered cycle-led protests in Gosforth, we are seeing a new and unthreatening type of protest in the UK.
He looked like a big, burly man who had totally lost it with an unthreatening woman, lost it so completely that he couldn't content himself with simply blocking her path.
Sams' crow is more like an unthreatening feathered friend - "Good to know you're here / Here to reassure me".
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Shaun Rooney, with a needless challenge on Jake Hastie in an unthreatening corner of the penalty box, persuaded referee Barry Cook to point to the spot.
Children from seven years onwards should find the text unthreatening, which is exactly what newly independent readers need, but at over 120 pages this book will require a lot of stamina.
"Our front-end developers have succeeded in creating an information-rich user interface that is nevertheless uncluttered and unthreatening, rendering it perfect for newcomers and crypto experts alike."
Glossy, charming, sweet and unthreatening, Amandla Stenberg, pictured, and Nick Robinson are fresh-faced, clean-cut 18-year-olds.
The deadlock was broken three minutes into the second half in unorthodox circumstances by Schofield, whose seemingly unthreatening freekick was spilled over his own line by Janney.
Well, if it's comfortable it's safe and unthreatening to the corrupt academic/literary establishment.
The Scenic has never really garnered a reputation as a particularly sharp steer, but that suits the sort of customers who just want something comfortable and unthreatening to do the family duties.