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Universities used to prepare young adults for the real world. I dare say the graduates today go in without a clue and graduate without a clue. It's time to acknowledge the college degree is not worth what it was in the past. Times are changing, and so is the way we prepare our youth to survive in a competitive world.
Dale Archer

Meaning of I dare say in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES I DARE SAY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

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The definition of I dare say in the dictionary is quite possible. Other definition of I dare say is probably: used as sentence substitute.

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ENGLISH WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE I DARE SAY

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WORDS RELATING TO «I DARE SAY»

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Translator English - Chinese

我敢说
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es

Translator English - Spanish

Me atrevo a decir
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I dare say
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Translator English - Hindi

मैं कहता हूँ की हिम्मत
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ar

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أجرؤ على القول
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Translator English - Russian

Я осмелюсь сказать,
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Translator English - Portuguese

Ouso dizer
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Translator English - French

J´ose dire
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Translator English - German

Ich wage zu behaupten,
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私はあえて言う
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Translator English - Korean

나는 감히
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Tôi dám nói
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Oserei dire
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Ośmielam się twierdzić,
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Я насмілюся сказати ,
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Îndrăznesc să spun
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Τολμώ να πω
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Ek waag om te sê
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Jag vågar säga
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Jeg tør si
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about I dare say

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3 QUOTES WITH «I DARE SAY»

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Dale Archer
Universities used to prepare young adults for the real world. I dare say the graduates today go in without a clue and graduate without a clue. It's time to acknowledge the college degree is not worth what it was in the past. Times are changing, and so is the way we prepare our youth to survive in a competitive world.
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Lindsey Graham
I dare say there may be some men and women in the Armed Forces who are so decent that they would say: Give the Iraqi people money, we do not want to be paid back. That is the strength of our country.
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Dennis Kucinich
Bush is going in the wrong way. And I dare say, that is what the strategy of his administration is, is just to wipe out government's purpose for any social and economic justice at all. And I'm going to take the country in an opposite direction than he's taking it.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «I DARE SAY»

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I Dare Say: Inside Stories of the World's Most Powerful Speeches
Sticks and stones may break bones, but words can inspire an angry mob to pick up those clubs in the first place. This collection of fifty speeches reveals how men and women throughout the ages changed the course of history.
autorFerdie Addis, 2012
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I Dare Not Say
The Spirit of condemnation is such that it can attribute to low self esteem. If I were to take a poll in various religious settings I dare say that many congregations have proven to be the recipients of same. A particular congregational setting comes ...
autorJ. C. Watkins, 2007
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A Concordance to the Poems of Robert Browning
1.293 I dare say there is some proof of your superior nature 413102 Soul'sTrag. 2.627 Amid his worlds. I will dare to say 418.25 Chris.-Eve 287 Should its possessor dare propound 42430 Chris.-Eve 953 And dare, dispatched to a river- head ...
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Parliamentary Papers, House of Commons and Command
Samuel Long, been connected with Mr. Fisher and the Tory party at Cambridge for a very . considerable time ? — I dare say I did. n April 1840. 161. Did y0u state that you had acted at several elections under the superintendence of Mr. Fisher ...
autorGreat Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1840
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A Dictionary of Modern English Usage: The Classic First Edition
... having no to (But none durst, or dared to, or dared, answer him ; I would do it if I durst, or dared). 3.Dare say as a specialized phrase with the weakened sense incline to think, not deny, admit as likely (cf. the unweakened sense in I dare say  ...
autorH. W. Fowler, David Crystal, 2009
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Do I Dare?
I dare say to myself, drugged they are, and painless they say the trips are divinely beautiful! It seemed they all trusted each other, or were given the ultimate glory of being loved by all in the group. He had a strange plan running through his ...
autorMaudine Brubaker, 2012
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Up and down the Cline _ The Nature of Grammaticalization
A partial explanation for the modal predominance of DARE in British PDE may lie in the relatively frequently occurring frozen constructions I dare say' / 'dare Isay (it ), and the idiomatic construction How dare you (+ bare infinitive) as shown in ...
autorOlga Fischer, Muriel Norde, Harry Perridon, 2004
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The Prime Minister
'I dare say;—I dare say. French and German are very useful. I have a prejudice of my own in favour of Greek and Latin.' 'But I rather fancy I picked up more Greek and Latin at Bohn* than I should have got here, had I stuck to nothing else.
autorAnthony Trollope, Nicholas Shrimpton, 2011
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American and British English Preferences: Spelling, Grammar, ...
I dare say/daresay a. I dare say/daresay he'll come soon. he'll come soon. Note : This idiomatic use of dare which occurs only with I expresses a feeling of strong probability and has no negative or interrogative forms. b. I feared to tell him ...
autorNancy Salama, Mary Ghali, 1982
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The Female Pilgrim; Or, The Travels of Hepzibah: Under the ...
you now, . this may not last always ; I dare fay- that Nomi will receive you kindly, if you return voluntarily, and will use you as well as he does us, and I am sure that we have no reason to complain of him ; and, I dare say, you will have no reason ...
autorJohn Mitchell (allegorist.), 1762
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «I DARE SAY»

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Portland Japanese Garden Unveils Major $33.5 Million Expansion …
“Those in themselves, if I dare say, are perfect. There's no need for further editing. What we are doing as an architect team is simply to fill in the ... «Portland Monthly, Jul 15»
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What's Up in Odenville: Beach bound - St. Clair News-Aegis: Columns
... teams in the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship on Lake DuBay in Wisconsin! I dare say that's nothing to sneeze at. «Newsaegis, Jul 15»
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Lots of big news coming from local musicians | The Herald-Dispatch
... putting Ona in such company with Father John Misty, Houndmouth, Kamasi Washington, and Shakey Graves, where I dare say they belong. «Huntington Herald Dispatch, Jul 15»
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Taser fired at traffic stop | The Altamont Enterprise
She added, “I dare say that, if there was no reason for the stop, and no suspicion in the inner workings of the sheriff's department to stop these ... «The Altamont Enterprise, Jul 15»
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Wind farm - Sir Edward must do better
I dare say the anti-wind farm brigade of Hemswell is raising a drink to Sir Edward, but for the rest of us there is a strong sense that he really ... «Market Rasen Mail, Jul 15»
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Researchers smash the fiber optic long-distance record
Complicated I dare say as well. Not so, however, for the researchers who continue to make amazing advances. For example, in a February ... «TechRepublic, Jul 15»
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Opinion: National NAACP should butt out - Cincinnati Enquirer
I dare say my beloved father would turn over in his grave if he could witness what is happening with his beloved NAACP. We as a people have ... «Cincinnati.com, Jul 15»
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Center-back concerns could derail Manchester United's title bid …
If they can add a striker I dare say they have a very good chance at the Premier League and Champions League double. Last season was not a ... «World Soccer Talk, Jul 15»
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We Cannot Ignore the Sickening, Evil Depravity of Planned …
... breakthroughs, had Planned Parenthood's butchery led to, say, the cure for cancer or Alzheimer's, I dare say we would have heard about it. «RushLimbaugh.com, Jul 15»
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The government's response to the crime wave is mind boggling
... by the PPP/C administration and they were roundly and consistently criticized by the joint opposition and I dare say, most times, without merit. «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
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