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EST

1.
Eastern Standard Time.
Also, E.S.T. e.s.t.

-est1

1.
a suffix forming the superlative degree of adjectives and adverbs:
warmest; fastest; soonest.
Origin
Middle English; Old English -est, -ost. Compare Greek -isto-

-est2

1.
a native English suffix formerly used to form the second person singular indicative of verbs:
knowest; sayest; goest.
Also, -st.
Origin
Middle English; Old English -est, -ast, -st, 2nd person singular present indicative endings of some verbs (-s earlier verbal ending + -t, by assimilation from thū thou1) and 2nd person singular past endings of weak verbs (earlier -es + -t)

est.

1.
established.
2.
3.
4.
estimated.
5.
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British Dictionary definitions for EST

est1

/ɛst/
noun
1.
a treatment intended to help people towards psychological growth, in which they spend many hours in large groups, deprived of food and water and hectored by stewards
Word Origin
Erhard Seminars Training; after Werner Erhard, American businessman, who devised the system

est2

abbreviation
1.
Also estab. established
2.
estimate(d)

EST

abbreviation
1.
Eastern Standard Time
2.
electric-shock treatment
3.
Estonia (international car registration)

-est1

suffix
1.
forming the superlative degree of adjectives and adverbs: shortest, fastest
Word Origin
Old English -est, -ost

-est2

suffix
1.
forming the archaic second person singular present and past indicative tense of verbs: thou goest, thou hadst
Word Origin
Old English -est, -ast
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Related Abbreviations for EST

Est

Esther

EST

  1. Eastern Standard Time
  2. electroshock therapy
  3. Estonia (international vehicle ID)

est.

  1. established
  2. estate
  3. estimate
  4. estimated

Est.

  1. Estonia
  2. Estonian
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