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Definition of the noun Ghastness

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noun

  1. Amazement; terror; fright; fear.

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Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language (1846)

To which are Prefixed, Principles of English Pronunciation; ... the Whole Interspersed with Observations Etymological, Critical, and Grammatical by John Walker

This combination, at the beginning of a word, drops the h, as in ghost, ghastly, ghastness, gherkin, pronounced gost, rhyming with most ; gastly, gastness, gerkim ; but when these letters come at the end of a word, they form some of ...

Google previewLexicon Zu Shakespeares Werken (1886)

by Alexander Schmidt

Ghastness, ghastliness, haggard look: do you perceive the g .

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Ghastness, gast'nes, «.

Google previewPronouncing dictionary (1849)

by John Walker

Ghastness, gastAnSs, s. look. Gherkin, g£r- kln, s. A pickled cucumber. GHOST, gost, s. 390. The soul of a man; a spirit appearing after death ; To give up the ghost, to die, to yield up the spirit into the hands ...

Google previewShakespeare-lexicon (1902)

A Complete Dictionary of All the English Words, Phrases and Constructions in the Works of the Poet by Alexander Schmidt

Ghastness, ghastliness, haggard look: do you perceive the g. of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

e on the MI"f - a - l- Priant' r- * GHASTNESS. n. s [from gast, Sal] Glu'r linesa; horror of look.

Google previewChambers's English Dictionary, Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological, with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c (1893)

by William Chambers

GHASTNESS, n. (Shak.) Same as GHASTLINEss. GHAUT, gawt, n.

Google previewChambers's English Dictionary (1872)

Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological; with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c by James Donald (F.R.G.S.)

GHASTNESS, n. (Shak.) ...

Google previewThe standard pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1867)

by P Austin Nuttall

Fright See Ghastness. Gas'trio, a. Belonging to the belly or stomach. —The gastric juice is a fluid secreted by the stomach, and essential to digestion. Gas'tri- cism, x. Gastric affection ; gluttony. Gas-triTo-quy, x. Act of speaking from the belly ...

Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Exposition of the English Language, to which are Prefixed, Principles of English Pronunciation, Rules to be Observed by the Natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London ... (1850)

having horrour lu the countenance; horrible, shocking, dreadfuL GHASTNESS, gâstf nés, 8. Ghastllnefs, horrour of look. Gherkin, gêrlcln, s. A pickled cucumber. GHOST, góst, $, 390. The soul of a man ; a spirit appearing afler death ; To give ...

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Scrabble value of G2H4A1S1T1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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