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daunt

Pronunciation: /dɔːnt/

Translation of daunt in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) amilanar, intimidar, arredrar [literary/literario] she felt daunted by the danger se amilanó ante el peligro nothing daunted [literary/literario] nothing daunted, we carried on impertérritos or sin inmutarnos, seguimos adelante

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