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War and Peace
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  • These sights and sounds had no depressing or intimidating effect on him; on the contrary, they stimulated his energy and determination.
  • The window frame which prevented anyone from sitting on the outer sill was being forced out by two footmen, who were evidently flurried and intimidated by the directions and shouts of the gentlemen around.
  • But at that moment Denisov, no more intimidated by his superiors than by the enemy, came with jingling spurs up the steps of the porch, despite the angry whispers of the adjutants who tried to stop him.
  • He knew very well that this was Napoleon, but Napoleon’s presence could no more intimidate him than Rostov’s, or a sergeant major’s with the rods, would have done, for he had nothing that either the sergeant major or Napoleon could deprive him of.
  • Bilibin attentively examined his nails, and many of those present appeared intimidated, as if asking in what they were to blame.
  • I think so…. but as you please," said Princess Mary, evidently intimidated and confused that her opinion had prevailed.

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  • I was intimidated on my first day at the job, but I’m comfortable now.
  • The gang intimidates everyone in the neighborhood and collects protection money from storekeepers.

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