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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The second person singular of the verb be, in the indicative mood, imperfect tense; -- now used only in solemn or poetical style

Usage examples (28)
  • For example, someone blurts out "james! his name wast james!"
  • The flap is there because the X-Box is tapered at the "wast".
  • Where wast thou? and why is thy countenance heauie?
  • Chanaan with the Chaldeans: and neither so wast thou satisfied. for more
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