Definition of Jested

1. Verb. (past of jest) ¹



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Definition of Jested

1. jest [v] - See also: jest

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jested

jessamine
jessamines
jessamy
jessant
jesse
jessed
jessemin
jesses
jessie
jessies
jessing
jest at
jestbook
jestbooks
jested (current term)
jestee
jestees
jester
jesters
jestest
jesteth
jestful
jestfully
jestfulness
jesting
jestingly
jestings
jestress
jestresses

Literary usage of Jested

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Spectator by Joseph Addison, Richard Steele (1830)
"I am your convert in the admiration of what I thought you jested when you recommended; and if you please to be at my house on Thursday next, ..."

2. The Anatomy of Melancholy: What it Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms by Robert Burton (1862)
"... want of sleep ordinary symptoms, and by that means they are brought often so low, so much altered and changed, that as ' he jested in the comedy, ..."

3. The Anatomy of melancholy v. 3 by Robert Burton (1875)
"... want of sleep ordinary symptoms, and by that means they are brought often so low, BO much altered and changed, that as 1 he jested in the comedy, ..."

4. Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of by Chetham Society (1855)
"Le Heup said that Mr. Eusden was very ill, and so Greaves said I should put in for poet laureat, upon which we jested; Le Heup talked exactly in the strain ..."

5. A History of Germany: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time by Friedrich Kohlrausch (1852)
"It is related of him, that once, upon the occasion of a combat of wild beasts, some one jested about his size, upon which he stepped into the arena, ..."

6. The Spectator by Joseph Addison, Richard Steele (1830)
"I am your convert in the admiration of what I thought you jested when you recommended; and if you please to be at my house on Thursday next, ..."

7. The Anatomy of Melancholy: What it Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms by Robert Burton (1862)
"... want of sleep ordinary symptoms, and by that means they are brought often so low, so much altered and changed, that as ' he jested in the comedy, ..."

8. The Anatomy of melancholy v. 3 by Robert Burton (1875)
"... want of sleep ordinary symptoms, and by that means they are brought often so low, BO much altered and changed, that as 1 he jested in the comedy, ..."

9. Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of by Chetham Society (1855)
"Le Heup said that Mr. Eusden was very ill, and so Greaves said I should put in for poet laureat, upon which we jested; Le Heup talked exactly in the strain ..."

10. A History of Germany: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time by Friedrich Kohlrausch (1852)
"It is related of him, that once, upon the occasion of a combat of wild beasts, some one jested about his size, upon which he stepped into the arena, ..."

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