Although she was intimidating in aspect, she was warm and affectionate beneath the surface. This kind of questioning can be very intimidating to children. The intimidating bulk of Mt Everest rose up before the climbers.
They were accused of intimidating people into voting for them. She can be very intimidating when she's angry. With her precise use of language and intimidating aspect, she was a typical traditional schoolmistress. He had developed a fearsome reputation for intimidating people. Some people find interview situations very intimidating. She admits that her height is intimidating for some men. He was a huge, intimidating figure. Its near presence is rather overpowering and intimidating yet it is softened by the verdant greenery around its base.
Cawley received an intimidating letter from her ex-husband's lawyer. They accuse the authorities of intimidating others to stop them joining their ranks.
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In committee she was a doughty and sometimes intimidating fighter. His very stance could be intimidating, standing with his head lowered, bull-like. Brand was a cruel and intimidating man who abused his children and his wife. The formal gesture, chivalrous and yet intimidating, was like a bucket of cold water thrown over Constance's confidence. Without this intimidating ring of fire the herd might easily smash its way out. Authority radiated from him, touching and enfolding all, intimidating and protecting all.
Government officials accused the rebels of intimidating voters. The bulk of the mound towered over Mungo, intimidating him. The parents were able to eliminate the intimidating outbursts almost entirely. Then she wondered suddenly if Tom Russell had known she would find it intimidating and had deliberately kept her in the dark. Each claimed to have seen 49ers stadium boosters engaged in what he believed was improper and intimidating conduct at the polls.
The ruggedly handsome face looked impatient and his size was quite intimidating. The cure for the shaking floor is to rebuild the floor, an intimidating task at best.
More often, though, he preferred to pitch the ball up and get his wickets in less intimidating fashion. You practically needed a stepladder to get their autographs, and their sheer size and strength was intimidating and overwhelming.