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Crazy little thing that you might not know: daresay is one word. Yes, that’s right.


From Merriam-Webster’s Unabridged:


transitive verb
: venture to say : think probable—used in pres. 1st singular
intransitive verb
: agree,suppose—used in pres. 1st singular

Origin of DARESAY

Middle English (I) dar sayen I venture to say
First Known Use: 13th century (transitive sense)


I daresay it’s a fun little bit of trivia for the morning 🙂

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