Example sentences for: intimidate

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

  • How can society maintain civility when everybody is "free" to define personal morality on their own terms, while some members of society are eager to use this "freedom" to intimidate, exploit, and prey on others?

  • The answer, from Richard Clarke, the president's counterterrorism coordinator, is: "To extort us, to intimidate us, to get us to abandon our foreign policy."

  • David Graham—who testified at a US Senate Finance Committee hearing on rofexocib (Vioxx), the FDA, and Merck [1]—said that there was a conspiracy by senior management at the FDA “to intimidate me ahead of the Senate testimony.”

  • Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., the head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: He is an artless buffoon whose only asset is his family name, which he uses to woo donors and to intimidate opponents.


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