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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: A severe setback or disappointment.
The term is from boxing, referring to a blow to the torso which can be incapacitating due to its proximity to internal organs. Earliest documented use: 1789.
“The penalty is a seven-year ban from buying American components. For ZTE this is a body blow.”
Casting Illusions Aside; The Economist (London, UK); May 5, 2018.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Architecture is inhabited sculpture. -Constantin Brancusi, sculptor (19 Feb 1876-1957)