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synonyms for intimidating

  • aggressive
  • frightening
  • terrifying
  • bullying
  • pressuring
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How to use intimidating in a sentence

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 POLLSBY ADRIANA GALLARDO, MARYAM JAMEEL AND RYAN MCCARTHYDECEMBER 4, 2020PROPUBLICA
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 BELLWAREDECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON 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.
GIFTS FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE LEARNING HOW TO COOKSARA KILEY WATSONNOVEMBER 24, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
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 RESIDENTSDAN MORSEOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON 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 EXPECTSHAAN MERCHANTOCTOBER 28, 2020OZY
The KKK staged large marches in Jacksonville, Daytona and Orlando designed to intimidate voters.
A FORGOTTEN ELECTION DAY MASSACRE IN FLORIDA THAT STILL HAUNTS TODAYSEAN BRASWELLOCTOBER 23, 2020OZY
The tragedy of existence presented itself in its true aspect, as noble and majestic and intimidating.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
As to intimidating me, or changing my course, the thing cannot be done.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES 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 MOHICANSJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
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