unintimidating

adjective
un·​in·​tim·​i·​dat·​ing | \ ˌən-in-ˈti-mə-ˌdā-tiŋ How to pronounce unintimidating (audio) \

Definition of unintimidating

: not causing a feeling of fear or timidity : not intimidating a friendly, unintimidating manner

Other Words from unintimidating

unintimidatingly adverb

Examples of unintimidating in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To be able to taste and discuss these wines in a relaxed, unintimidating setting is a welcome splurge. Michael Alberty | For The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, 18 June 2022 The design is quietly luxurious but unintimidating, elegant but never opulent, even with the luminous frescoes overhead above the freestanding beds in the premium suites. Ann Abel, Forbes, 10 June 2022 Just as its title suggests, Chef McBay’s recipes come with an unintimidating approach. Jasmine Grant, Essence, 16 Apr. 2020 Moore went through six seasons of capers-and-quips on the spy thriller before teaming with Tony Curtis for The Persuaders, a definitively unintimidating millionaire-playboys-solving crime series. Glenn Kenny, HWD, 23 May 2017 Moore went through six seasons of capers-and-quips on the spy thriller before teaming with Tony Curtis for The Persuaders, a definitively unintimidating millionaire-playboys-solving crime series. vanityfair.com, 23 May 2017

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First Known Use of unintimidating

1803, in the meaning defined above

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28 Jun 2022

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“Unintimidating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unintimidating. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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