Ostend definition

ō-stĕndə
(obsolete) To exhibit; to manifest.

Mercy to mean offenders we'll ostend. "” J. Webster.

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(place) Seaport in NW Belgium, on the North Sea.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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A city of northwest Belgium on the North Sea west of Bruges. It was a German submarine base during World War I and was severely damaged by Allied bombing during World War II.
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Origin of ostend

  • Latin ostendere to show.

    From Wiktionary