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Synonyms for intimidation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullying, intimidation(noun)

    the act of intimidating a weaker person to make them do something

    Synonyms:
    deterrence, bullying, determent

  2. intimidation(noun)

    the feeling of discouragement in the face of someone's superior fame or wealth or status etc.

    Synonyms:
    deterrence, bullying, determent

  3. intimidation(noun)

    the feeling of being intimidated; being made to feel afraid or timid

    Synonyms:
    deterrence, bullying, determent

  4. determent, deterrence, intimidation(noun)

    a communication that makes you afraid to try something

    Synonyms:
    deterrence, bullying, disincentive, determent

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. intimidation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    intimidating

  2. intimidation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    fear, terror, terrorism, reign of terror

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "intimidation":

    bullying, intimidate, harassment, threat

How to pronounce intimidation?

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How to use intimidation in a sentence?

  1. Matthew McReynolds:

    Acalanes High School and the district have defied common sense, ignored the law and broken parents’ trust, these administrators are acting like schoolyard bullies. If they think intimidation is going to work on us or these parents, they are greatly mistaken.

  2. The State Department:

    The United States firmly opposes coercion and intimidation by any claimant to assert its territorial or maritime claims, china should cease its bullying behavior and refrain from engaging in this type of provocative and destabilizing activity.

  3. Kristan Hawkins:

    The threats and vitriol must be stopped. Every day it seems like we hear of a new account of vandalism, threat of violence, or acts of intimidation towards peaceful pro-lifers, what happened Saturday shows us the worst of the worst of the pro-choicemovement;obscenity, Satan worship, and lewdness towards students. We firmly reject all acts of violence and intimidation towards our students.

  4. Johannes Hahn:

    In the past year, significant shortcomings affected the independence of the judiciary as well as freedom of assembly and freedom of expression, in particular as regards increased pressure and intimidation of journalists.

  5. Tucker Carlson:

    We can not and will not allow voices like Tucker Carlson to be censored by agenda-driven intimidation efforts.


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