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Adjective
Discouraging, inspiring fear
“Stepping on court against a four-year-old shouldn't be a daunting prospect.”
Adjective
(colloquial) Causing or able to cause fright
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Causing or resulting in a feeling of miserable dejection
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Adjective
Arduous in nature
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Adjective
Very large; huge
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Noun
The act of making timid or fearful or of deterring by threats
Verb
Present participle for to discourage or overwhelm
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“No dark forebodings would disturb his serenity, no adversities would daunt him.”
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Present participle for to intimidate
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“Mere thugs did not possess the ability to daunt someone of his breeding and class.”
Verb
Present participle for to deter or cause to feel fear, especially by threats of violence
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Verb
Present participle for to cause to be ineffective or immobilized
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