What does daunt mean?

Definitions for daunt
dɔnt, dɑntdaunt

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    cause to lose courage

    "dashed by the refusal"

Wiktionary

  1. daunt(Verb)

    To discourage, intimidate.

    Etymology: daunten (also, to tame), from danter, from domitare (to tame); compare domare, to tame, conquer

  2. daunt(Verb)

    To overwhelm.

    Etymology: daunten (also, to tame), from danter, from domitare (to tame); compare domare, to tame, conquer

Webster Dictionary

  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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Daunt

    dänt, or dawnt, v.t. to frighten: to discourage: to subdue.—adj. Daunt′less, not to be daunted.—adv. Daunt′lessly.—n. Daunt′lessness.—v.t. Daun′ton, to subdue: to dare. [O. Fr. danter (Fr. dompter)—L. domitāredomāre, to tame.]

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How to say daunt in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of daunt in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of daunt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of daunt in a Sentence

  1. Steve Gold:

    Nothing about the FIFA case is likely to daunt him, given some of the cases he’s already dealt with.

Images & Illustrations of daunt

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