Maybe, my presence here is meant only as a threat, intending to bring those to their senses whom it ought to intimidate.

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These kisses however, which she had not had the strength at first to resist, began to intimidate the young girl.

Blandishments will not fascinate us, nor will threats of a "halter" intimidate.

Ariovistus sent thither about 16,000 of his light troops and all his cavalry, to intimidate the Romans and impede the works.

He hoped thereby to impress the court and to intimidate them.

Knowing When to Act Adopting the Attitude Taking Action Community Q&A Being mean and intimidating all the time can be exhausting and won't help you make any friends.

However, there are times when it's absolutely necessary to scare people off a little bit and to assert yourself.If you need to be mean and intimidating toward someone, then you have to have an attitude of "I don't care what anyone thinks," a healthy dose of confidence, and the words to back it up.If you want to know how to be mean and intimidating when you need to be, see Step 1 to be on your way.Britt lashed his horses around in front of the load with apparent intent to intimidate Tommy.In short, though you can intimidate him, you cannot bluff him.Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co.