Definitions for dauntdɔnt, dɑnt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. daunt, dash, scare off, pall, frighten off, scare away, frighten away, scare(verb)

    cause to lose courage

    "dashed by the refusal"

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  1. daunt(Verb)

    To discourage, intimidate.

  2. daunt(Verb)

    To overwhelm.

  3. Origin: daunten (also, to tame), from danter, from domitare (to tame); compare domare, to tame, conquer

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Daunt(verb)

    to overcome; to conquer

  2. Daunt(verb)

    to repress or subdue the courage of; to check by fear of danger; to cow; to intimidate; to dishearten


Translations for daunt

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  • сплашвам, обезкуражавамBulgarian
  • intimidar, agobiar, descorazonarSpanish
  • musertaa, pelottaaFinnish
  • intimider, démonter, découragerFrench
  • afschrikken, overweldigenDutch
  • desencorajar, desaconselharPortuguese

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