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daunting

see definition of daunting
  • verbfrighten, alarm
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Synonyms for daunting

verb frighten, alarm
  • appall
  • baffle
  • deter
  • discourage
  • dishearten
  • dismay
  • dispirit
  • horrify
  • intimidate
  • scare
  • subdue
  • terrify
  • browbeat
  • bully
  • consternate
  • cow
  • foil
  • overawe
  • shake
  • thwart
  • put off

Antonyms for daunting

  • assist
  • calm
  • comfort
  • delight
  • encourage
  • hearten
  • help
  • inspirit
  • make happy
  • please
  • support
  • aid
  • embolden
  • incite
  • stimulate
  • undaunt
  • urge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to daunting

appalling

adjective. horrifying

awesome

adjective. amazing

depressing

adjective. discouraging, upsetting

discouraging

adjective. upsetting

formidable

adjective. horrible, terrifying

frightening

adjective. fearsome
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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