Word:

Lest

Pronunciation: lĕst
v. i.1.To listen.
n.1.Lust; desire; pleasure.
a.1.Last; least.
conj.1.For fear that; that . . . not; in order that . . . not.
Love not sleep, lest thou come to poverty.
- Prov. xx. 13.
2.That (without the negative particle); - after certain expressions denoting fear or apprehension.
I feared
Lest I might anger thee.
- Shak.
Adv.1.lest - for fear that; "she tiptoed lest her mother should hear her"
2.lest - that (after verbs explicitly expressing fear etc.); "he worried lest he should be late"
Translate Lest to German
Browse
lesser rhomboid muscle
lesser rorqual
lesser scaup
lesser scaup duck
lesser spearwort
Lesser Sunda Islands
lesser twayblade
lesser whitethroat
lesser wintergreen
lesser yellow trefoil
lesser yellowlegs
Lesses
Lessing
Lesson
Lessor
LessTif
-- Lest --
Lestage
Lester
Lester Willis Young
Lesvos
Let
let alone
Let bygones be bygones
let down
let drive
let floating
let fly
let go
let go of
let in
let it go
let loose
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