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intimidate
used in Arrowsmith

2 uses
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Definition
make fearful of inadequacy

or:

threaten
  • She was intimidated by the luminous cases of mahogany and plate glass, by the opera hats and lustrous mufflers and creamy riding breeches.
    Chapter 7 (6% in)
  • He refused all invitations to speak, and the urgent organizations which had invited him responded with meekness that they understood how intimidatingly busy Dr. Arrowsmith was, and if he ever COULD find the time, they would be most highly honored— Rippleton Holabird was elected full Director now, in succession to Gottlieb, and he sought to use Martin as the prize exhibit of the Institute.
    Chapter 36 (49% in)

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