Roleset id: intimidate.01 , to make timid, fill with fear, causing fear/timidity in, Source: , vncls: , framnet:
intimidate.01: INTIMIDATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'intimidate' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus; adjectival 'timid' based on BOLT-6. Member of Vncls amuse-31.1 (from intimidate.01-v) INTIMIDATION-N NOTES: Roleset based on instances in BOLT DF07. Framed by Claire. (from intimidation.01-n) INTIMIDATING-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on SMS. (from intimidating.01-j)
Congress learned during the Reagan administration that it could intimidate the executive branch by [*-1] uttering again and again the same seven words : `` Provided , that no funds shall be spent [*-48]... . ''
Arg1: the executive branch
Argm-mnr: by [*-1] uttering again and again the same seven words : `` Provided , that no funds shall be spent [*-48]
Example: intimidation-n: All args
His modus operandi was evident in violent attacks on three individuals, and his intimidation of anyone who dared to speak to the police.
Arg1: of anyone who dared to speak to the police.