(v.) = browbeat ; intimidate ; daunt ; bully ; make + things scary for ; sandbag. Ex: Care must be exercised in seeing that these teaching aids do not become weapons to browbeat with. Ex: Older people have suffered some losses in sensory and physical capacity, and newer teaching techniques might intimidate them. Ex: Scientists are well aware of the vast amount of primary material available and are daunted by it. Ex: The director returned to his paperwork, nothing in his heart but hot shame at having permitted himself to be bullied into submission by this disagreeable public official. Ex: The article has the title 'Things that go bump in the night: net newbies are maturing -- and making things scary for the traditionals'. Ex: Bill Clinton did not get sandbagged; he knew exactly what he was doing. ---- * sentirse intimidado = be in awe. * sin dejarse intimidar por = undaunted by.