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to make timid or fearful; to inspire of affect with fear; to deter, as by threats; to dishearten; to abash. Now guilt, once harbored in the conscious breast, Intimidates the brave, degrades the great. (Johnson)

Synonym: to dishearten, dispirit, abash, deter, frighten, terrify, daunt, cow.

Origin: LL. Intimidatus, p. P. Of intimidare to frighten; pref. In- in _ timidus fearful, timid: cf. F. Intimider. See timid.

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Listening to Neuroscientists

... mystical experiences. I also like this short clip. It undermines the claim of many Christian sects that nonbelievers go to hell, a beleif that may intimidate believers away from doubt and reflection. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFJPtVRlI64

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by wildfunguy
Mon Sep 30, 2013 2:50 pm
Forum: Biology Movies
Topic: Listening to Neuroscientists
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Views: 421

Digestive System Evolution

... Sorry for calling you stupid. I feel the holy spirit telling me to stop. The bible actually sais not to do that. I forgive you for attempting to intimidate me, insulting me, and diminishing my intelligence. I forgive you in the name of Jesus for any wrong you have done against me, and I release ...

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by Tomn
Sun Nov 06, 2011 4:13 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Digestive System Evolution
Replies: 60
Views: 98859

Irrefutable Facts Against Evolution

... everyone else. No one else made you their speaker. Debate the facts bro. That is the purpose of this forum. You are trying to stop the debate and intimidate me off of this forum. Im not going anywhere. If its anyone who needs to go, its you who keeps trying to insult people. Go eat some pie or ...

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by Tomn
Sun Nov 06, 2011 3:33 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Irrefutable Facts Against Evolution
Replies: 52
Views: 43282


... was true, then they would very definitely feel no need to resort to demagoguery, to try to hide the evidence for Creation, and to attempt to intimidate scientists and other proponents of Creation. The main reason for Darwinists’ banning books, mockery, long demagogic accounts and unwillingness ...

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by ahmd1432
Mon Oct 17, 2011 7:50 pm
Forum: Evolution
Replies: 63
Views: 21763

Sabrina's Idea

... active and has actually taken on Y12 and Oak Ridge. Some of my friends got counter-sued with a "slap suit" in the millions, trying to intimidate them...he got them way offffffffff. His name is Gary Davis. So, there is some more possibly good info. I pray this endeavor is blessed, directed ...

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by Maggie Mae
Sun Dec 10, 2006 7:51 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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