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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Main force of a blow etc.

Usage examples (37)
  • The helmet that bore the brunt was a lightweight, carbon-reinforced
  • And the most recent consumer can call the brunt of joy, when the N900 Nokia.
  • "The effect was to front-load earnings only to have back-ended costs, the brunt which is getting felt today," he writes.
  • The currency that bore the brunt was the yen. for more
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