"To frighten" or "make fearful" is at the root of the verb intimidate.
One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary.
The tone of the press there was intimidating, particularly toward Russia.
As to intimidating me, or changing my course, the thing cannot be done.
When you intimidate, you frighten or make someone afraid.