Definitions for intimidateɪnˈtɪm ɪˌdeɪt

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

  1. intimidate(verb)

    make timid or fearful

    "Her boss intimidates her"

  2. intimidate, restrain(verb)

    to compel or deter by or as if by threats

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. intimidate(Verb)

    To make timid or fearful; to inspire or affect with fear; to deter, as by threats; to dishearten; to abash.

    He's trying to intimidate you. If you ignore him, hopefully he'll stop.

  2. intimidate(Verb)

    To impress, amaze, excite or induce extraordinary affection in others toward oneself.

  3. Origin: From intimidatus, past participle of intimidare, from in + timidus; see timid.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Intimidate(verb)

    to make timid or fearful; to inspire of affect with fear; to deter, as by threats; to dishearten; to abash

Translations for intimidate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • intimidarCatalan, Valencian
  • zastrašovatCzech
  • einschüchtern, beeindruckenGerman
  • intimidar, amedrentarSpanish
  • hiljentää, vaientaa, pelotella, ällistyttääFinnish
  • intimider, impressionerFrench
  • timidigarIdo
  • 脅すJapanese
  • whakawetiMāori
  • beïndrukken, inschuchteren, impressioneren, imponeren, intimiderenDutch
  • amedrontar, impressionar, intimidarPortuguese
  • устрашать, устрашить, запугать, запугивать, пугать, испугатьRussian
  • за̀страшити, zàstrašitiSerbo-Croatian
  • skrämmaSwedish
  • భయపెట్టు, బెదిరించుTelugu

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