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  1. daunting, intimidatingadjective

    discouraging through fear

    Synonyms:
    intimidating

    Antonyms:
    encouraging

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How to use daunting in a sentence?

  1. Hiroyasu Nishikawa:

    Toshiba is still facing a number of daunting issues, such as what to do with its unprofitable PC and TV businesses.

  2. Lori Tremmel Freeman:

    The CDC's difficult not just during pandemic times, but even more difficult during Johns Hopkins University, our data modernization infrastructure for governmental public health is just really nonexistent. So when you think about having to pivot quickly with new metrics and how that data gets collected and reported and accumulated, aggregated, de-aggregated, it can be daunting.

  3. Kevin Demoff:

    I think all of these guys are wiped, when you get to this point, the gas tank is empty and you’re sitting there holding a trophy. I think that’s daunting to some degree when you wake up this morning and realize you’ve got to go do it all over again, and you do n’t have the energy. So I think the talk is actually natural.

  4. Nathan Chen:

    This team is incredible, just the amount of experience we all have, i think regardless of anything we’re going to have great skates there. And going back to experience, I think that’s so important. I have been to events for the first time and things didn’t necessarily go the way I wanted it to. It’s really daunting.

  5. Scott McAuley:

    It does prevent hospitalizations, but the logistics of it have been daunting and of course staffing with nurses in our current national health crisis has its own struggle as well.


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