Example sentences for: intimidated

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

  • He defunded, jawboned, and intimidated the fledgling broadcaster, and had he not been distracted by Watergate, he surely would have dismembered it.

  • We were somewhat intimidated by the look of it, but we ate it--without enthusiasm, but with the stiff upper lip we had imbibed, so to speak, with our mothers' milk.

  • The Times news story more or less congratulates Brooklyn Museum director Arnold Lehman for failing to be "intimidated by Mr. Giuliani's expression of outrage" (imagine how differently the story would read if it said Lehman failed to be "moved by Mr. Giuliani's expression of outrage").

  • When mutinous troops demanded her head, the intimidated emperor acceded to save his throne.

  • Other analyses agreed that Kasich was intimidated by Bush's haul of money and endorsements, and wondered who might drop out next.


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