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brunt

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  1. the main or greater part of something as distinguished from its subordinate parts the brunt of the responsibility fell on her shoulders Synonyms of brunt body, bulk, chief, core, generality, heft [archaic], main, mass, staple, weightWords Related to brunt majority; aggregate, amount, entirety, quantum, sum, sum total, total, totality, whole; bottom, essence, essentiality, marrow, meat, nature, pith, quintessence, root, soul, stuff, substance; center, heart, hub, kernel, middle, nucleus, nut, seat; affair, argument, burden, crux, focus, gist, nub, pitch, point, purport; matter, motif, subject, text, theme, topicNear Antonyms of brunt accessory (also accessary), adjunct, appendage, extension, offshoot; component, constituent, element, ingredient; division, part, piece, section, segment; angle, aspect, facet, feature, quality, side


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