yestreen

noun
yes·​treen | \ ye-ˈstrēn How to pronounce yestreen (audio) \

Definition of yestreen

chiefly Scotland
: last evening or night

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yestreen adverb

First Known Use of yestreen

1773, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for yestreen

Middle English (Scots) yistrevin, from yisterday + evin evening, alteration of Middle English even

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“Yestreen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yestreen. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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