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English definition of “brunt”


noun [S]     /brʌnt/
the brunt of sth the main force of something unpleasant : The infantry have taken/ borne the brunt of the missile attacks . Small companies are feeling the full brunt of the recession .Power and intensityEnergy, force and power
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