dissuaded (part of speech: verb)
dampened, deterred, disheartened, banned, depressed, restrained, dissuaded, barred, averted, discouraged, prevented, checked, daunted, admonished, chilled, diverted, disinclined, inhibited, derailed, deflected
threatened (part of speech: verb)
frightened (part of speech: verb)
harrowed, terrified, paralyzed, afraid, fainthearted, rattled, apprehensive, jittery, fearful, petrified, timid, horror-stricken, weak-kneed, terror-stricken, alarmed, scared stiff, horrified, startled, agitated, panicked, haunted, unnerved, set on edge, lily-livered, chicken-livered, anxious, cowardly, disturbed
compelled (part of speech: verb)
galvanized, nagged, sparked, pressured, stressed, fomented, dragooned, mandated, pushed, caused, stimulated, hijacked, motivated, goaded, compelled, obliged, driven, propelled, incited, drove, impelled, urged, dictated, coerced, pressed
- But I was not to be thus easily intimidated. - "Castles in the Air", Baroness Emmuska Orczy.
- The savages at first continued to threaten the sailors, but on finding they were not to be intimidated, thought proper to retire to the forest. - "A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2", Otto von Kotzebue.
- The John Brown raid, the year before, had intimidated Northern politicians as much as Southern slaveholders, and the general feeling was that the discussion of the question at the North should be altogether suppressed. - "Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897", Elizabeth Cady Stanton.