daunt

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Middle English daunten (also, to tame), from Old French danter, from Latin domitare (to tame); compare domare, to tame, conquer

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

daunt (third-person singular simple present daunts, present participle daunting, simple past and past participle daunted)

  1. To discourage,intimidate.
  2. To overwhelm.

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