Part of speech:
To dash is defined as to move quickly, to destroy or to add elements to something.
To fill with terror; frighten greatly; alarm
To tame is defined as to make wild and frightening people, animals or things calm and gentle.
To subdue is defined as to gain control over someone or something or to calm or quiet someone or something.
To stupefy is to astonish, shock or make someone unable to think or respond clearly.
(Snooker, billiards) To hit the cue ball so that it slides without topspin or backspin (with or without sidespin) and continues at a natural angle after contact with the object ball
To cause to feel horror:
To fill with fear; alarm.
To prevent from being successful; thwart:
Faze is defined as to disturb someone.
To cause to lose spirit or enthusiasm; dishearten.
To disable with alarm or apprehensions; to depress the spirits or courage of; to deprive of firmness and energy through fear; to daunt; to appall; to terrify.
Dishearten is defined as to discourage or cause the loss of hope.
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
To prevent or discourage (an action or behavior):
To lessen the activity or force of something; weaken.
To make timid and submissive by filling with fear or awe; intimidate
To hold in restraint; check:
To gain control of or subdue by military force:
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To hurt, frighten, or tyrannize over, as a bully does; browbeat
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To depress or discourage with fear; to impress with fear in such a manner that the mind shrinks, or loses its firmness; to overcome with sudden terror or horror; to dismay.
To fill with alarm or anxious concern.
To disturb the mind or emotions of; affect with great surprise, distress, disgust, etc.
To shake hands:
Urge is defined as to force or push to stimulate someone to take action.
To put spirit into; give life or courage to; cheer; exhilarate
The definition of incite is to rile people up or to inspire and encourage specific behavior.
To cause to be interested or engaged:
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To cheer up; encourage
To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
Find another word for daunting. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for daunting, like: intimidating, scaring, dashing, terrifying, taming, subduing, stupefying, stunning, horrifying, frightening and foiling.