verb (used with object)
SYNONYMS FOR daunt
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Origin of daunt
OTHER WORDS FROM dauntdaunt·ing·ly, adverbdaunt·ing·ness, nounun·daunt·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for daunt
Having been raised in the Midwest, I am always astonished by people who are daunted by snow.
He was daunted by the thought of writing it for everyone else.Meredith Kercher’s Father on ‘Our Daughter’s Murder’|Barbie Latza Nadeau|April 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
For all this, when I catch him between appearances on Radio Wimbledon, he says he was very daunted when approached in March.
It is said that his bold spirit, his capacity for work and his great influence daunted his most determined opponents.
Nothing daunted, Robert had gone into the kitchen to ask if they had anything to give the strikers.The Underworld|James C. Welsh
Rather reap the field secured, the daunted conqueror reasoned, than risk devastation by grasping for more.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte|William Milligan Sloane
Charnock felt puzzled and somewhat daunted, but tried to put his arm round her waist.The Girl From Keller's|Harold Bindloss
Nothing daunted, however, we still advanced through shot and shell until we came to a hand-to-hand fight across the breastworks.