intimidate: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (in-tim'i-dāt"), [key]
— -dat•ed, -dat•ing.
- to make timid; fill with fear.
- to overawe or cow, as through the force of personality or by superior display of wealth, talent, etc.
- to force into or deter from some action by inducing fear: to intimidate a voter into staying away from the polls.
- intimidate (Thesaurus)