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Definition for durst (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), dared or (Archaic) durst; dared; daring; present singular 3rd person dares or dare.
verb (used with object), dared or (Archaic) durst; dared; daring; present singular 3rd person dares or dare.
Origin of dare
synonym study for dare
OTHER WORDS FROM daredar·er, nounre·dare, verb (used with object), re·dared, re·dar·ing.un·dared, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for durst
For More Committed Drinkers: Comedian Will Durst offers a drinking game on his blog at the San Francisco Chronicle.
He is right furious thereat, and raged for two days like a madman, so that I durst not venture near him.The Lost Treasure of Trevlyn|Evelyn Everett-Green
I wondered how O'mie could be so calm when I durst not trust myself to speak.The Price of the Prairie|Margaret Hill McCarter
Yet no bishop, no theologian, durst oppose their quackery and their fraud.History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century (Volume 1)|J. H. Merle D'Aubign
British Dictionary definitions for durst (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for durst (2 of 2)
- (it is) quite possible (that)
- probably: used as sentence substitute