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  • 1Undertake — Un der*take , v. i. 1. To take upon one s self, or assume, any business, duty, or province. [1913 Webster] O Lord, I am oppressed; undertake for me. Isa. xxxviii. 14. [1913 Webster] 2. To venture; to hazard. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] It is the cowish …

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  • 2Undertake — Un der*take , v. t. [imp. {Undertook}; p. p. {Undertaken}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Undertaking}.] [Under + take.] 1. To take upon one s self; to engage in; to enter upon; to take in hand; to begin to perform; to set about; to attempt. [1913 Webster] To… …

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  • 3Dare — Dare, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Daring}.] 1. To have courage for; to attempt courageously; to venture to do or to undertake. [1913 Webster] What high concentration of steady feeling makes men dare every thing and do anything?… …

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  • 4dare — [n] challenge, defiance cartel, defy, provocation, stump, taunt; concepts 53,87 dare [v1] challenge, defy someone beard, brave, bully, call one’s bluff, confront, cope, denounce, disregard, face, face off, front, goad, insult, knock chip off… …

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  • 5dare — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. face, defy, challenge, brave; venture upon or into. See defiance, courage, rashness. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To be courageous] Syn. venture, take a chance, hazard, chance, brave, risk, presume,… …

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  • 6Ananias Dare — (c. 1560 ndash; June 27Verify source|date=July 2008, 1587, legal death ) was the husband of Eleanor White, whom he married in the church of St Clement Danes on June 24, 1583, and father of Virginia Dare. Virginia s birth on August 18, 1587 was… …

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  • 7Eleanor Dare — Eleanor White Dare (c.1563 ndash;c.1599?) of Westminster, London, England was a member of the Roanoke Colony and the daughter of John White, the colony s governor. While little is known about her life, more is known about her than most of the… …

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  • 8Papal Oath (Traditionalist Catholic) — The Papal Oath is an oath (see text below) that some Traditionalist Catholics say was taken by the popes of the Catholic Church, starting with Pope Saint Agatho, who was elected on 27 June 678. They claim that over 180 popes, down to and… …

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  • 9Woodrow Wilson: The Fear of Monopoly — ▪ Primary Source              The campaign of 1912 pitted four remarkable men against each other for the presidency, all of them with significant reform backgrounds. William Howard Taft, the incumbent, had the support of the regular Republicans… …

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  • 10adventure — n. & v. n. 1 an unusual and exciting experience. 2 a daring enterprise; a hazardous activity. 3 enterprise (the spirit of adventure). 4 a commercial speculation. v.intr. 1 (often foll. by into, upon) dare to go or come. 2 (foll. by on, upon) dare …

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  • 11Revenant (fiction) — In fantasy fiction, the term revenant usually means a sentient creature whose desire to complete a goal (usually to avenge its death) allows it to return from the grave as a creature vaguely resembling an intelligent zombie. Another possibility… …

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  • 12risk — I. n. Danger, hazard, jeopardy, peril, exposure to harm. II. v. a. 1. Hazard, peril, endanger, jeopard, jeopardize, put in peril, put to hazard, expose to danger. 2. Venture, dare to undertake …

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  • 13Undertaken — Undertake Un der*take , v. t. [imp. {Undertook}; p. p. {Undertaken}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Undertaking}.] [Under + take.] 1. To take upon one s self; to engage in; to enter upon; to take in hand; to begin to perform; to set about; to attempt. [1913… …

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  • 14Undertaking — Undertake Un der*take , v. t. [imp. {Undertook}; p. p. {Undertaken}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Undertaking}.] [Under + take.] 1. To take upon one s self; to engage in; to enter upon; to take in hand; to begin to perform; to set about; to attempt. [1913… …

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  • 15Undertook — Undertake Un der*take , v. t. [imp. {Undertook}; p. p. {Undertaken}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Undertaking}.] [Under + take.] 1. To take upon one s self; to engage in; to enter upon; to take in hand; to begin to perform; to set about; to attempt. [1913… …

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  • 16Dared — Dare Dare, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Daring}.] 1. To have courage for; to attempt courageously; to venture to do or to undertake. [1913 Webster] What high concentration of steady feeling makes men dare every thing and do… …

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  • 17Daring — Dare Dare, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Daring}.] 1. To have courage for; to attempt courageously; to venture to do or to undertake. [1913 Webster] What high concentration of steady feeling makes men dare every thing and do… …

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  • 18List of Emily Dickinson poems — This is a list of Emily Dickinson poems. There are 1,775 known poems that have been written by Dickinson. The poems are alphabetized by their first line. Punctuation, capitalization and even in some cases wording of the first lines may vary… …

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  • 19venture — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. dare, risk; speculate; undertake; presume, hazard, stake, take a chance. n. enterprise, undertaking; adventure; speculation, hazard, risk. See chance, courage. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. adventure, risk …

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  • 20international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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