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
Related formsdar·er, nounre·dare, verb (used with object), re·dared, re·dar·ing.un·dared, adjective
Examples 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