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Mark, intimidated by Edward? (4)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

scar

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Here is my best explanation:

This clue could be a double definition.

'mark' is the first definition.
(synonyms)

'intimidated by edward?' is the second definition.
The definition suggests a singular noun which matches the answer.

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