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intimidates

verb
present tense third-person singular of intimidate

Synonyms & Antonyms of intimidates

to make timid or fearful by or as if by threats
  • refusing to be intimidated by the manager's harsh stare, I demanded my money back

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“Intimidates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intimidates. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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