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adjective as in intimidated

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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.

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.

Rather reap the field secured, the daunted conqueror reasoned, than risk devastation by grasping for more.

Charnock felt puzzled and somewhat daunted, but tried to put his arm round her waist.

Nothing daunted, however, we still advanced through shot and shell until we came to a hand-to-hand fight across the breastworks.


On this page you'll find 266 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to daunted, such as: anxious, apprehensive, frightened, nervous, scared, and shocked.

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