jest[ jest ]SEE DEFINITION OF jest
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR JEST
Say, you come out with me some night jest in your workin' clothes.
"I jest can't keep him off the streets nights," was his chief complaint.
But you can last longer if you jest keep the system in mind a little.
She says it's the only place fur folks with money, jest like you say.
And jest when I was lookin' forward to luxury and palaces in England, and everything so grand!
Perhaps, after all, I might have the brains to jest and toss about words and shoot off epigrams.
Not once now did they ever hear him jest on anything belonging to church!
Jest you bring her out here, pleeceman, an' let me give her a bit o' my mind.
It was but such a jest as we play upon each other, and, if you must have it so, I am sorry for it.
He's worth a dozen dead men, Ma'am; he's jest stunned; that's all!
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