What does daunting mean?

Definitions for daunting

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word daunting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. daunting, intimidating(adj)

    discouraging through fear


  1. daunting(Adjective)

    discouraging, inspiring fear

  2. daunting(Adjective)

    overwhelming, intimidatingly impressive

Webster Dictionary

  1. Daunting

    of Daunt


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of daunting in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of daunting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fred Burton:

    That’s the daunting challenge … there are simply too many jihadis and not enough counterterrorism agents or cops to [monitor] them.

  2. Geoff Porter:

    This is the system that he built, as long as he is in power he's going to keep it that way, the risks that come with market reform and privatization are too daunting for Algeria right now.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Everyone loves himself, but loving others is the most daunting task. The main reason for any person to feel low in life or hurt, rejected and dejected is that he expects almost the same level of love from others as he loves dearly to himself and when he does not get, he feels no good.

  4. Jocelyn Knight:

    We're getting to the stage where awareness about it is more widespread, but the procedures are a bit difficult to understand ... and there are barriers that cause people problems, i think just because of the number of steps involved, it can be quite daunting for new parents and they're not really sure what to do.

  5. Peter Piot:

    It will be controlled in one county or one district, but then pop up again in another, let's not forget that this whole epidemic started with one person -- in other words, it will not be over until the last person with Ebola is dead or has recovered without infecting other people. That is the daunting task we face.

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