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Synonyms for daunting
daunt·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. daunting, intimidatingadjective

    discouraging through fear

    Synonyms:
    intimidating

    Antonyms:
    encouraging

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#28829intimidating
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#76343disheartening
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How to use daunting in a sentence?

  1. Eric Swalwell:

    It's daunting, but I really believe there has to be a go big, be bold candidate who represents the next generation in the field.

  2. Swetha Machanavajhala:

    Meetings were extremely daunting, involving a lot of eye coordination between the presenting content on one screen and captions on another screen. I was often missing information and feeling excluded, i couldn't be as productive as my peers.

  3. Jianguo Liu:

    It is encouraging that China's forests have been recovering in the midst of its daunting environmental challenges.

  4. Pomona High School:

    We need different types of help. Half of the students seem traumatized about the incident, the other half are just numb to it, it’s very daunting being in my position because I do care about the district, it’s my community and I want to make sure things get better.

  5. John Bodenhamer:

    We're trying to get our head around all of that. It's pretty daunting but we've started.


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