Manhattan Review GRE Vocabulary Flashcards

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Definition: causing fear or intimidation, overwhelming

Usage: Before joining the gym, it seemed a daunting task even to lift 50 kgs, but now I can lift over 100 kgs.

Related: intimidating, alarming, frightening, discouraging, awesome, unnerving, dis- concerting