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amedrentar

  
a       vt   (=asustar)   to scare, frighten  
(=intimidar)  
to intimidate
b    amedrentarse      vpr   to be scared, be intimidated
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'amedrentar' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
no se dejó amedrentar por lo que había pasado
exp.
sin dejarse amedrentar
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"amedrentar": examples and translations in context
El empujón para amedrentar a Islandia de modo que se rinda ante el gobierno de la UE es un ejemplo. The push to bully Iceland into surrendering to EU rule is an example.
Implica un compromiso por el cual Estados Unidos no debería intentar "amedrentar, intimidar, engañar o persuadir a otros para que acepten nuestros valores únicos o compartan nuestros objetivos nacionales". It means engagement whereby America should not seek "to bully, intimidate, cajole, or persuade others to accept our unique values or to share our national objectives."
Me gustaría hacer varias sugerencias, comenzando por el ámbito europeo, que podrían amedrentar a algunas de las personas que ya han intervenido. I should like to make a few suggestions, starting at European level, which might frighten some who have already spoken.
La Sala Constitucional en una ocasión condenó la acción temeraria de los oficiales de la policía de lanzar balazos al aire con la finalidad de amedrentar al sospechoso. On one occasion, the Constitutional Chamber condemned the rash action of police officers in shooting into the air in order to frighten the suspect.
Continuaron los casos de intimidación e intentos de amedrentar a testigos y empleados del sistema de justicia. Intimidation and attempts to intimidate witnesses and justice system employees continued.
Pensé que el dinero sólo le compró su nombre en el lateral de un edificio, no el derecho a intimidar y amedrentar. I thought that money just bought him his name on the side of a building, not the right to bully and intimidate.
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