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daunt
used in Kidnapped

3 uses
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Definition
to discourage or intimidate
  • He was long unshaved; but what most distressed and even daunted me, he would neither take his eyes away from me nor look me fairly in the face.
    Chapter 3 (8% in)
daunted = discouraged or intimidated
  • I asked, daunted, but still curious.
    Chapter 12 (52% in)
  • With that I set off, undaunted, across the top of the isle, to fetch and carry it back.
    Chapter 14 (18% in)

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