intimidating

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adjective in·tim·i·dat·ing \in-ˈti-mə-ˌdā-tiŋ\

Definition of intimidating

  1. :  causing feelings of fear, awe, or timidity a stern teacher with a very intimidating manner an intimidating display of strength

intimidatingly

adverb an intimidatingly complex subject

1758

First Known Use of intimidating

1758



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