be daunted

See: fear
References in classic literature ?
First he spoke to the two Ajaxes, who were doing their best already, and said, "Ajaxes, you two can be the saving of the Achaeans if you will put out all your strength and not let yourselves be daunted.
Going to Old Trafford is a big test for anybody but there is no reason why we should be daunted by it," he said.