How Do You Spell DAUNT?

Correct spelling for the English word "daunt" is [d_ˈɔː_n_t], [dˈɔːnt], [dˈɔːnt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of DAUNT

  1. To frighten; to discourage; to dishearten.

Common Misspellings for DAUNT

Below is the list of 411 misspellings for the word "daunt".

Usage Examples for DAUNT

  1. No misfortunes could disturb the serenity of her soul, and no accumulating perils could daunt her courage. - "Madame Roland, Makers of History" by John S. C. Abbott
  2. Such preparations did not daunt the spirits of Leonidas and his men, and his wife, Gorgo, who was not a woman to be faint- hearted or hold him back. - "A Book of Golden Deeds" by Charlotte M. Yonge
  3. She lived, Peggotty had told him, in Dover, and that was seventy miles away; but the distance did not daunt him. - "Tales from Dickens" by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  4. But he never shall enchant me With his honey- lipped persuasion; Never, never shall he daunt me With the oath and threat of passion Into speaking as they want me, Till he loose this savage chain, And accept the expiation Of my sorrow, in his pain. - "The Poetical Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Vol. I" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning