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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have the bravery, boldness, or fortitude to contend against, venture, or try.

Usage examples (33)
  • To guide a Nauie to this damned fight, Of Hulks and Fly-boats such as durst to dare.
  • The durst is amazing.
  • Or (which is better) knew, but never durst compare.
  • Who me with the war-friends durst wend him to greet for more
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