Brunt

Definition of Brunt

Pronunciation: brŭnt
n.1.The heat, or utmost violence, of an onset; the strength or greatest fury of any contention; as, the brunt of a battle.
2.The force of a blow; shock; collision.
It is instantly and irrecoverably scattered by our first brunt with some real affair of common life.
- I. Taylor.

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