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

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Other Words from unintimidating

unintimidatingly adverb

Examples of unintimidating in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Just as its title suggests, Chef McBay’s recipes come with an unintimidating approach. Jasmine Grant, Essence, "You Have Food At Home! Chef Gabrielle McBay's Easy Ingredient Recipes Are Perfect For Staying In," 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, "A Toast to Roger Moore, Film’s Least Serious, Most Down-to-Earth Bond," 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, "A Toast to Roger Moore, Film’s Least Serious, Most Down-to-Earth Bond," 23 May 2017

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First Known Use of unintimidating

1803, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unintimidating was in 1803

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“Unintimidating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unintimidating. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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