Sentence Examples with the word intimidating

Milo was impeached; his guilt was clear, and his enemies took every means of intimidating his supporters and his judges.

These sights and sounds had no depressing or intimidating effect on him; on the contrary, they stimulated his energy and determination.

Fries, assuming leadership, organized an armed band of about sixty men, who marched about the country intimidating the assessors and encouraging the people to resist.

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The treason trial which opened at Zagreb in March 1909 pursued the parallel aims of intimidating the Serbs of Croatia, of splitting the new-found unity of Serb and Croat and of proving to the outside world the existence of a dangerous Pan-Serb movement organized from Belgrade inside the monarchy and amply justifying the countermove of annexation.

It would have been intimidating if not for Alex at the end of the isle, standing next to Bill.

The name was imported from Ireland, where it had been used to designate one of the Ribbon societies that devoted its energies to intimidating and maltreating process servers and the agents of landlords, and whose greatest activity was between 1835 and 1855.

While the pair was discouraged at the lack of success of their efforts, both were relieved to be leaving the dank and intimidating enclosure and moved quickly down the tunnel.

It made the clothing unit much less intimidating than Romas's lecture on matter and antimatter and how to store the two successfully without blowing up something.

No means of intimidating the jurors was neglected, and in the then state of public feeling a verdict was hardly to be expected.