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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·tim·i·da·tion n.  The act of making timid or fearful or of deterring by threats; the state of being intimidated; as, the voters were kept from the polls by intimidation.
    The king carried his measures in Parliament by intimidation.   --Paley.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of intimidating a weaker person to make them do
           something [syn: bullying]
      2: the feeling of discouragement in the face of someone's
         superior fame or wealth or status etc.
      3: the feeling of being intimidated; being made to feel afraid
         or timid
      4: a communication that makes you afraid to try something [syn:
          determent, deterrence]