Yet it is also a challenge and opportunity for the Taliban and al Qaeda.
Kathleen, I want to challenge you: the next time you are on a panel, insist that a Palestinian also be invited to participate.
What part of feminism means that I walk away from the things that challenge and upset me on occasion?
I recommend their book, which makes several provocative arguments that challenge conventional economic and political wisdom.
I think of lot of what drives Jonny in Asia is to continue that challenge.
Now, this challenge came from a man who was very small in size.
There are some who challenge the expediency of the Imperial character of this realm.
Her head erect, calm, resolute, she seems to challenge their questions.
He was told that the cardinals were not there to receive a challenge to battle.
The challenge begins in our homes, with parents talking to their children openly and firmly.
early 14c., "something one can be accused of, a fault, blemish;" mid-14c., "false accusation, malicious charge; accusation of wrong-doing," also "act of laying claim" (to something), from Anglo-French chalenge, Old French chalonge "calumny, slander; demand, opposition," in legal use, "accusation, claim, dispute," from Anglo-French chalengier, Old French chalongier "to accuse, to dispute" (see challenge (v.)). Accusatory connotations died out 17c. Meanings "an objection" in law, etc.; "a calling to fight" are from mid-15c. Meaning "difficult task" is from 1954.
c.1200, "to rebuke," from Old French chalongier "complain, protest; haggle, quibble," from Vulgar Latin calumniare "to accuse falsely," from Latin calumniari "to accuse falsely, misrepresent, slander," from calumnia "trickery" (see calumny).
From late 13c. as "to object to, take exception to;" c.1300 as "to accuse," especially "to accuse falsely," also "to call to account;" late 14c. as "to call to fight." Also used in Middle English with sense "claim, take to oneself." Related: Challenged; challenging.