Definitions

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  • v. Second-person singular simple present form of feast.

Etymologies

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feast +‎ -est

Examples

  • I tell you it will be more tolerable for the Fejee that salted down a lean missionary in his cellar against a coming famine; it will be more tolerable for that provident Fejee, I say, in the day of judgment, than for thee, civilized and enlightened gourmand, who nailest geese to the ground and feastest on their bloated livers in thy pate-de-foie-gras.

    Moby Dick; or the Whale

  • Ramadan or feastest at Beiram, how Kaid filled thy plate when thou wast

    The Weavers: a tale of England and Egypt of fifty years ago - Complete

  • I tell you it will be more tolerable for the Fejee that salted down a lean missionary in his cellar against a coming famine; it will be more tolerable for that provident Fejee, I say, in the day of judgment, than for thee, civilized and enlightened gourmand, who nailest geese to the ground and feastest on their bloated livers in thy paté-de-foie-gras.

    Moby-Dick, or, The Whale

  • "In the years which Time, the Scytheman, will cut from thy life, think, as thou fastest at Ramadan or feastest at Beiram, how Kaid filled thy plate when thou wast a beggar, and made thee from a dog of a fellah into a pasha.

    The Project Gutenberg Complete Works of Gilbert Parker

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