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est

abbreviation

Definition of est

  1. 1 established

  2. 2 estimate; estimated




EST

abbreviation

Definition of EST

  1. eastern standard time




1

-est

adjective suffix or adverb suffix

Definition of -est

  1. —used to form the superlative degree of adjectives and adverbs of one syllable <fattest> <latest>, of some adjectives and adverbs of two syllables <luckiest> <oftenest>, and less often of longer ones <beggarliest>



Origin of -est

Middle English, from Old English -st, -est, -ost; akin to Old High German -isto (adjective superl. suffix), Greek -istos


2

-est

verb suffix

Definition of -est

  1. —used to form the archaic second person singular of English verbs (with thou) <didst> <canst>



Variants of -est

or -st

Origin of -est

Middle English, from Old English -est, -ast, -st; akin to Old High German -ist, -ōst, -ēst, 2d singular ending


-EST Defined for Kids

-est

adjective suffix or adverb suffix \əst\

Definition of -est for Students

  1. —used to form the superlative of adjectives and adverbs of one syllable <fattest> <latest> and of some adjectives and adverbs of two or more syllables <luckiest> <oftenest>




Learn More about est

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "est" Britannica English: Translation of "est" for Arabic speakers


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