verb \ˈgast\

Definition of gast


  1. transitive verb
  2. :  scare gasted by the noise I made, full suddenly he fled — William Shakespeare

Origin and Etymology of gast

Middle English, from gast, gost ghost — more at ghost

First Known Use: 14th century

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