verb (used with object), in·tim·i·dat·ed, in·tim·i·dat·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR intimidate
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Origin of intimidate
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OTHER WORDS FROM intimidate
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH intimidateintimate, intimidate
Example sentences from the Web for intimidate
Nocera, 50, who owns a local auto repair shop, said that he was dropping off his son to vote, and that he didn’t intend to intimidate anyone.Pistols, a Hearse and Trucks Playing Chicken: Why Some Voters Felt Harassed and Intimidated at the Polls|by Adriana Gallardo, Maryam Jameel and Ryan McCarthy|December 4, 2020|ProPublica
Attention from Honolulu policeFacing pressure from the lawsuit, the Kealohas devised a countermeasure to intimidate and discredit Katherine’s uncle, Silvert said.A prosecutor and police chief were adored in their community. Then their scheme unraveled.|Kim Bellware|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
If the large sizes of typical slow cookers are intimidating for you, or if you’re mostly cooking for just one or two people, these mini cookers are a fabulous start so you don’t end up eating the same soup forever.
The illogic of such a suggestion, Mengedoht said, can get lost on someone who is scared and intimidated.Phony police officers scam $1.5 million from Maryland residents|Dan Morse|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
She and I conducted original research published earlier this year that examined nearly 2,500 tweets directed toward politicians across race, gender and party lines, analyzing for attempts to discredit, intimidate or shame.The Greatest Threat to Democracy Might Not Be What You Expect|Shaan Merchant|October 28, 2020|Ozy
The pulps brought new readers to serious fiction, making it less intimidating with alluring art and low prices.
The mother, Emily Kruse, was charged with obstructing justice and intimidating a witness.
Thanksgiving may be about family, but that comes with an intimidating collection of double-edged swords.
She lacked “connections,” and as a woman, faced “a very intimidating situation.”
Eventually, Scott began stopping by the offices and intimidating editors into covering his music.It Was All a Dream: Drama, Bullshit, and the Rebirth of The Source Magazine|Alex Suskind|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The tragedy of existence presented itself in its true aspect, as noble and majestic and intimidating.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
As to intimidating me, or changing my course, the thing cannot be done.American Sketches|Charles Whibley
As Mrs. Freke saw no other chance left of gaining her point with Belinda, she tried what intimidating her would do.Tales And Novels, Volume 3 (of 10)|Maria Edgeworth
The Mohicans boldly sent back the intimidating yell of their enemies, who raised a shout of savage triumph at the fall of Gamut.The Last of the Mohicans|James Fenimore Cooper
Rogers saw that awe of the great financier and his intimidating statments had fairly stampeded his clients.To Him That Hath|Leroy Scott