Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See reast.
  • A dialectal form of rest.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Which is WHY you see postings from DoD PSYOP TRAITORS like "reist".

    Think Progress

  • Funny how the RapeNazis like "reist" talk about "socialism" and "welfare", but have NO PROBLEM with the USA being CHEATED by companies with no-contract bids, and KBR monogrammed "towels" costing 4 TIMES the normal cost of a towel.

    Think Progress

  • I EVEN reist the urge to smuggle in a couple of cases of my favourite beer.

    Islam? Yes. Gay? Yes. British? No, Oh, OK then. « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • Neulich hatte ich ja schon darüber berichtet, dass Patrick Rothfuss, Autor von „Der Name des Windes zwar nach Europa, aber leider nicht nach Deutschland reist.

    2009 Mai « Memesis Virtualis

  • Stattdessen konzentriert sich die Geschichte auf seinen ziviliserten Cro Magnon Partner Unga, der mit isländischem Pass durch die Gegend reist.

    Dämonenkiller 104: Die Braut der Bestie

  • The ANC and all responsible citizens will senuouly reist any preext which permits the uot eLe Roux and Smit or any other police officers while allegations of gross criminal conduct remain against them.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The salmon is usually dried by hanging it up, after being split and rubbed with salt, in the smoke of the turf fire above the cleeks, where it is said to reist, that preparation being so termed.

    Notes

  • _Pok, en Grönlaender, som har reist og ved sin Hjemkomst, etc. Efter gamle Handskrifter fundne hos Grönlaendere ved Godthaab.

    Aboriginal American Authors

  • The salmon is usually dried by hanging it up, after being split and rubbed with salt, in the smoke of the turf fire above the cleeks, where it is said to ‘reist,’ that preparation being so termed.

    Guy Mannering

  • The salmon is usually dried by hanging it up, after being split and rubbed with salt, in the smoke of the turf fire above the cleeks, where it is said to 'reist,' that preparation being so termed.

    Guy Mannering, Or, the Astrologer — Complete

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