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Synonyms for dauntingdaunt·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. daunting, intimidatingadjective

    discouraging through fear

    Synonyms:
    intimidating

    Antonyms:
    encouraging

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#22594daunting
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#28829intimidating
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#51141insurmountable
#51495fearsome
#76343disheartening
#151453redoubtable

How to use daunting in a sentence?

  1. Dave Gallo:

    It's more daunting than looking on Mars because there's no light, so we're in a completely unknown world in mountains that are the most rugged on earth. There's no maps, so it's all basic, pure exploration with a mission that not only are we exploring, but we're also looking for an aircraft.

  2. Lu Wenjie:

    It is a daunting task to engineer a 'slow bull' market. Either harsh regulation or simple inaction could result in critical consequences, a plausible and sensible solution is to guide excess domestic capital to overseas markets.

  3. John Bodenhamer:

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

  4. Frank Papay:

    Her strength was evident in the fact that she had been the longest-living face transplant patient to date, she was a great pioneer and her decision to undergo a sometimes daunting procedure is an enduring gift for all of humanity.

  5. James Gagliano:

    You're going to be dealing on fading memories, you're going to be dealing on neighborhood canvasses where the accuser is not sure where that neighborhood was. It's going to be an uphill, daunting task.

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