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intimidate  

  
affright     (archaic)   alarm, appal, browbeat, bully, coerce, cow, daunt, dishearten, dismay, dispirit, frighten, lean on     (informal)   overawe, scare, scare off     (informal)   subdue, terrify, terrorize, threaten, twist someone's arm     (informal)  
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intimidate  

  ( intimidates    3rd person present)   ( intimidating    present participle)   ( intimidated    past tense & past participle  ) If you intimidate someone, you deliberately make them frightened enough to do what you want them to do.      verb  
Jones had set out to intimidate and dominate Paul...      V n  
Attempts to intimidate people into voting for the governing party did not work.      V n into -ing  
  intimidation      n-uncount  
...an inquiry into allegations of intimidation during last week's vote.     

Translation English - Cobuild Collins Dictionary  

! intimidate n.
To delibaretly make someone feel frightened especially so that they will do what you want ; scared and follow directions of yours or what you want thing to be ...

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