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EN[dɜrst]

    Examples of durst in a Sentence

  • Examples of dare
    1. Will you dare death to reach your goal?
    2. I double dare you to run down the street naked.
    3. How dare you say such a thing to your own flesh and blood!
    4. How dare you talk to me that way, you fat old fudge packer!
    5. On a dare, he kayaked the Harlem River in New York from Hell's Gate to Spyten Duyvil. ‎
    6. And don't you dare to lallygag about so that you don't get home till after dark, or I'll have every policeman in Parañaque out after you! Now, take care of yourselves, all of you.
    7. 2003, "Twist and Shout - Jun 2003 - Page 168" At least three per person, and don't you dare think about skipping the patatas bravas
    8. He would reveal, but dare not.-Sir, be comforted. (Fletcher, Pilgrim, I. 2.)
    9. How dare you, I protest! ‎
  • Examples of dares
    1. Why, then, I see, ‘tis time to look about, / When every boy Alphonsus dares control.
    2. It is the cowish terror of his spirit, That dares not undertake - Shakespeare, King Lear, IV, ii
    3. If everyone dares to bungee jump, why can't you do the same? Are you kiasi or what?
    4. King Christ,this world is all aleak; / and lifepreservers there are none: / and waves which only He may walk / Who dares to call himself a man. - Jehova buried, Satan dead, E E Cummings - W [Viva], XXIX
    5. Who dares think one thing, and another tell, / My heart detests him as the gates of hell. — Pope.
    6. Its highest-concept blockbuster to date, Inside Out (Disney, U), dares to literalise this process, guiding viewers’ feelings by personifying them, placing them at the centre of a narrative they’d usually accompany.
  • Examples of dared
    1. I passed a night of unmingled wretchedness. In the morning I went to the court; my lips and throat were parched. I dared not ask the fatal question, but I was known, and the officer guessed the cause of my visit.
    2. His memoirs were his posthumous revenge on enemies he dared not take on alive.
    3. The crusty old professor was overlord of the history department, and few dared to cross his will.
    4. So-called pungwe sessions, the Shona word for all-night vigils, have become common in areas where people once loyal to President Mugabe dared vote against him in the first round of voting on March 29.
    5. The history of wikied novels isn't pretty (Penguin Books never published the gobbledygook that was "A Million Penguins"), and no one has dared wiki a jazz song.
    6. He dared not go against the King.
  • Examples of durst
    1. How durst he, I say, oppose thy curship! — Hudibras.
    2. Which of the Greeklings durst ever give precepts to Demosthenes!
    3. He blushed to see another Sun below, Ne durst again his fiery face outshow. ― Milton.
    4. Four and Twenty tailors went to kill a snail; the best man among them durst not touch her tail...
  • Examples of daring
    1. The Tofu Cheesecake Bake-Off, which ten daring bakers had entered, was a special event held mid-week. It was, certifiably, the world's first such tofu pie contest
    2. He felt, for a moment, as the daring archimage whose spells, too potent for their master's safety, have evoked and unchained a spirit that defies their guidance.
    3. This Destruction of the Tea is so bold, so daring, so firm, intrepid and inflexible, and it must have so important Consequences, and so lasting, that I cant but consider it as an Epocha in History.
    4. This hand was ready to give the works to any physician, a member of the Medical Association in good standing, who'd go off the reservation by daring to serve a medical co-operative on a full-time salary.
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