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Definition of Lest
What does Lest mean?
- For fear that; that . . . not; in order that . . . not; in case.
- synonym: before [informal]
- That (without the negative particle); -- after certain expressions denoting fear or apprehension.
- Lest a.k.a. Lešť: .
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- Lest a.k.a. Santiago de Compostela Airport is one of the three international airports in Galicia, Spain. It is located in Lavacolla, a village 16 km away from Santiago de Compostela. In 2011, 2.464.431 passengers passed through it.
- part of Spain
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In Connection with the Laws of Matter and of Thought ... by William Samuel Cardell
die," being lessed, lest, unlessed, dismissed, rejected, determined against, " help hin.," accordingly, with undivided purpose. The adjective lest refers to the noun circumstance, or equivalent word, of which the ...
Concerning High Treason, and Other Pleas of the Crown, and Criminal Causes ... by Sir Edward Coke
de sc- Felo (lest is a man, or woman, which being tempo: mmttsis, of sound memory, and of the age of discretion, killeth himself, which being lsiivfiilly found by the oath of twelve men, all the goods and chattels of the party so offendiiilg ...
The only perfect lest is that which arises from the insertion of the variolous lymph, but as that is on many accounts objectionable, it is better to find out, if possible, some other. The first to which we would advert is the regular progress of the ...
Or, a Description of the Most Elegant Or Magnificent Public Edifices, Royal Palaces, Noblemen's and Gentlemen's Seats, and Other Curiosities, ... in Different Parts of the Kingdom. Adorned with a Variety of Copper Plate Cuts, Neatly Engraved. Volume the First
lest is an Egyptian pyramid ; from whence we are conducted to the Cold Bath. Here we have a prospect of a natural cascade, foiling from the last-mentioned octagon, in three distinct sheets, into an extenfive lake. One of the sheets passes ...
Helen ;-on the lest is that os the Good Thief, in the hands os the Armenians also; and on the other side is one kept by the Greeks, in which, nearthe flairs os Mount Calvary, is the ...
The New Universal English Dictionary ... To which is added, a dictionary of cant words ... The fourth edition, carefully corrected by Mr. Buchanan, etc (1760)
by Nathan BAILEY
To multiply any given number by another , dispose the Laurel/a: in such order, that the top figures may exhibit the multiplic'nd 5 and join the Lamellc of units on the lest hand, in which seek the right hand figure os the multiplicator: and write out ...
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Quotes about Lest
I care my wife lest other men should.
I hear my wife lest other men should.
I provide for her lest other men should.
She’s content that I love her enough.
21.09.2009 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of L1E1S1T1
The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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