- establishedalso estab
- EST is defined as an abbreviation for Eastern Standard Time.
An example of EST is what someone refers to when speaking about time in New York City.
- Est is defined as an abbreviation for established.
An example of est is the word that's next to the date a historical building was assumed to have been built.
- Bible Esther
Origin of -estMiddle English from Old English -est, -ost, -ast, superlative suffix of adjective and adv., akin to Old High German -isto from Indo-European an unverified form -istho- (from source Classical Greek -isto-, Sanskrit -iš?ha-) forming the superlative degree of most adjectives and adverbs of one or two syllables: greatest, soonest
Origin of -estME < OE -est, -ast, 2d pers. sing., pres. tense inflection < IE *-si, *-s + initial dental of enclitic pron.: see thou forming the archaic 2d pers. sing. of verbs [goest]: in certain cases, it becomes -st: hadst
Origin of -estMiddle English from Old English -est, -ast, -ost
Origin of -estMiddle English from Old English -est, -ast
From Middle English este, from Old English ēst (“will, consent, favour, grace, liberality, munificence, bounty, kindness, love, good pleasure, harmony, liberal gifts, luxuries”), from Proto-Germanic *anstiz (“favour, affection”), from Proto-Indo-European *ān- (“to notice; face, mouth”). Cognate with Icelandic ást (“affection, love”), Dutch gunst (“favour, grace, courtesy, privilege”), German Gunst (“favour, goodwill, boon”), Danish yndest (“favour”), Swedish ynnest (“favour, indulgence, grace”). More at own.
- Abbreviation of established.
Est or E t.
- He was named as one of the counsellors to assist the queen, but, fearing to incur the king's displeasure and using his favourite phrase ira principis mors est, he gave her very little help; and he signed the letter to Clement VII.
- Est (uniting Meuse with Moselle and Saflne)..
- The Est, running from Paris via Chlons and Nancy to Avricourt (for Strassburg), via Troyes and Langres to Belfort and on via Basel to the Saint Gotthard, and via Reims and Mezires to Longwy.
- In the midst of his torments he addressed the judge ironically with the words: Assum est, versa et manduca (" I am roasted enough on this side; turn me round, and eat").
- Est le facies d'eau agitee du Bougainvillia ramosa Van Ben."