from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Archaic A second person singular past indicative and past subjunctive of be.
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- v. Second-person singular simple past tense subjunctive of be (used with the pronoun "thou").
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The second person singular, indicative and subjunctive moods, imperfect tense, of the verb be. It is formed from were, with the ending -t, after the analogy of wast. Now used only in solemn or poetic style.
- n. A wart.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See was.
- n. A Middle English variant of wart.
were + -t, archaic second person sing. ending (as in art2 and wast).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)