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brunt

noun [S] uk   /brʌnt/ us  
the brunt of sth the main force of something unpleasant: The infantry has taken/borne the brunt of the missile attacks. Small companies are feeling the full brunt of the recession.
Translations of “brunt”
in Spanish lo más duro…
in French le (plus) gros de…
in German die Hauptlast tragen von…
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