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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Frightened into submission or compliance; Made fearful as by threats.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used with object), : to intimidate a voter into staying away from the polls
  • Sometimes being intimidated is the better part of valor.
  • "I wasn't intimidated from the jump," said Malcolm Campbell, who scored 26 points.
  • George Mason coach Jim Larranaga admitted the Patriots were intimidated from the start. for more
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