Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of challenge.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of challenge.

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Examples

  • But U.S. spokesmen are stressing the continued value of engagement with, and aid to, Pakistan, and saying the Obama administration is committed to working through what they term challenges in the relationship.

    US Cites 'Challenges' in Pakistan Ties After Arrests Report

  • Mark Feldman, chief strategist the U of T's McLuhan Program in Culture and Technology, says the phrase challenges us to look beyond the obvious.

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  • Set in a variety of vivid real-world locales, the title challenges players to hone their animal instinct as they uncover hidden dangers, hunt and defeat enemies, and take on seemingly insurmountable situations while discovering the truth about Wolverine's tragic past.

    Gaming Bits

  • The title challenges a maximum of eight players to sail across a hex-based oceanic battleground, capturing towns with their upgradeable ship avatars.

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  • Set in a variety of vivid real-world locales, the title challenges players to hone their animal instinct as they uncover hidden dangers, hunt and destroy enemies, and take on seemingly insurmountable situations while discovering the truth about Wolverine's tragic past.

    Game Info Wire

  • Meanwhile, what of the costs Mr. Dreher might prefer the word "challenges" of doing so?

    China's Innovation Future?

  • CONAN: The other big issue that I think people were listening very carefully to was on the question of Iran, and this was again in part of the speech that the president referred to what he called challenges to our common security.

    Obama Spells Out Foreign Policy Goals At U.N.

  • We have seen how the scholarly-sounding word issues has for a decade swept aside the prosaic problems and obliterated the euphemism challenges.

    The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time

  • While we compare the strong continued performance from our base business over the past sever years, against the significant but manageable short term challenges which we have described today, our belief in the near-term earnings potential of our company remains strong and as an organization we are fully committed to generating an excellent revenue and earnings through the remainder of this year, through 2012 and beyond.

  • While we are facing short term challenges, we believe the company is well positioned in an industry with very favorable long term demographic trends.

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