nonintimidating

adjective
non·​in·​tim·​i·​dat·​ing | \ ˌnän-in-ˈti-mə-ˌdā-tiŋ How to pronounce nonintimidating (audio) \

Definition of nonintimidating

: not causing timidness or fear : not intimidating a nonintimidating educational environment

Examples of nonintimidating in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Having an encouraging and nonintimidating place to learn about biking is an important piece in getting even more women to ride, especially when bike shops aren't always female-friendly, said Amelia Kegel, co-owner of Wheel & Sprocket bike shop. Haley Hansen, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Milwaukee women work to combat gender disparity in bicycling," 11 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of nonintimidating

1879, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonintimidating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonintimidating. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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