daunt Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"daunt" in British English

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dauntverb [T often passive]

uk   /dɔːnt/  us   /dɑːnt/
to make someone ​feelslightlyfrightened or ​worried about ​theirability to ​achieve something: She was not at all daunted by the ​size of the ​problem.
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(Definition of daunt from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dauntverb [T]

 us   /dɔnt, dɑnt/
to make someone ​feelslightlyfrightened or ​worried about his or her ​ability to ​achieve something; to ​discourage: She’s not at all daunted by ​criticism.
daunting
adjective  us   /ˈdɔn·tɪŋ, ˈdɑn-/
Reforming the ​welfaresystem is a daunting ​task.
(Definition of daunt from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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