I was on the point of saying this, but Schomberg's stare was intimidating.Every thing had been done by the Indians to render this show as intimidating as possible.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.
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co.
While sometimes in the dating world you will find guys you think are intimidating, there's also the possibility that you yourself are scaring off potential dates.
This is especially true if your quietness or confidence is mistaken for snobbishness.
may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs" (Albert Einstein).
Browbeat suggests the persistent application of highhanded, disdainful, or imperious tactics: browbeating a witness.