daunted Definition

make (someone) feel intimidated or apprehensive..

Using daunted: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "daunted" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    I was daunted by the size of the task ahead.

  • Example

    The challenge of learning a new language can be daunting.

  • Example

    The steep climb to the summit daunted even the most experienced climbers.

daunted Synonyms and Antonyms

Antonyms for daunted


Summary: daunted in Brief

'Daunted' [ˈdɔːntɪd] is a verb that means to make someone feel intimidated or apprehensive. It is often used to describe the feeling of being overwhelmed by a task or challenge, as in 'The challenge of learning a new language can be daunting.' The word is synonymous with 'intimidate' and 'frighten,' and antonyms include 'encourage' and 'inspire.'