Meaning of daunt


Pronunciation: (dônt, dänt), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to overcome with fear; intimidate: to daunt one's adversaries.
  2. to lessen the courage of; dishearten: Don't be daunted by the amount of work still to be done.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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