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Word of the Day – 2/8/2011

Posted by ccasc on February 8, 2011

Daunt

[dawnt, dahnt] (v.) to overcome with fear;
intimidate.

 

“To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted by no difficulty; to keep heart when all have lost it—who can say this is not greatness?”

~William Makepeace Thackeray

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