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hoast

noun \ˈhōst\

Definition of hoast

plural

-s

dialectal, British

  1. :  cough

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Origin and Etymology of hoast

Middle English host, hoost, from Old Norse hōsti; akin to Old English hwōsta cough, Old High German huosto cough, Sanskrit kāsate he coughs


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hoast

verb \"\

Definition of hoast

-ed/-ing/-s

dialectal, British

  1. :  cough

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Origin and Etymology of hoast

Middle English hosten, from Old Norse hōsta; akin to Old Norse hōsti, noun


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