from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Archaic A second person singular past tense of be.
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- v. Second-person singular simple past tense indicative of be.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The second person singular of the verb be, in the indicative mood, imperfect tense; -- now used only in solemn or poetical style. See was.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See was.
- n. An obsolete spelling of waist.
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For example, someone blurts out "james! his name wast james!"
The flap is there because the X-Box is tapered at the "wast".
"I make use of 'wast' for the second person of the perfect-indicative, and 'wert' for the present-potential, simply to be understood; as I should hardly be if I substituted the latter for the former, and therewith ended my phrase.
Isaac wast beloved in the eyes of Abraham; and Matt is using early moderne English verb forms agaiyne. wiley Says:
And he illumines every stage of his long recital of his past history, showing especial tenderness to Miranda as he reassures her "a cherubin thou wast that didst preserve me".
You are also correct that farmers never wast anything, restricted or not.
Yes | No | Report from kolbster wrote 1 year 1 week ago dont wast your time with deer cane. if your going to use somthing use c'mer deer.
My “Birth Certificate” in 1962 wast at a catholic hospital in Philadelpia which no longer exists, no raised seal, not a state document at all.
Yes | No | Report from Kentucky Hunter wrote 29 weeks 6 days ago dont wast your money. its a scam over all but they will send you fishing hooks and a hat pin.
Neepoosa, who dandled thee in her arms when thou wast a child.