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 and Etymology of -est

Middle English, from Old English -st, -est, -ost; akin to Old High German -isto (adjective superlative 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 and Etymology 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>


Medical Dictionary

EST

abbreviation

Medical Definition of EST

  1. electroshock therapy


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