Example sentences for: intimidate

How can you use “intimidate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • At its best, there is a certain nobility to the Kennedys' refusal to let life intimidate them."

  • Even the detective hired by the Clinton campaign in 1992 to intimidate bimbos was a "People's Detective"!

  • Both USAT and the WP report his case for pressing on sans Paula: "If you lie under oath, if you intimidate a witness, if you seek otherwise to obstruct the process of justice, it doesn't matter who wins and loses in the civil case."

  • Or Apple's iMac, with its cheery translucent green casing that seems to declare, "Unlike all those complicated computers that try to intimidate you, I have no secrets."

  • Thus, when a family-planning expert was interviewed on CBS's 60 Minutes and said, The [Clinton] White House is so abhorred by the anti-abortionist lobby..., even though abhorrence may indeed have been the sentiment of anti-abortion lobbyists, the context made clear to some listeners that intimidate had been meant.


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