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We found 32 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word lest:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. lest: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. lest: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. lest: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. lest: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. lest: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. lest: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Lest, l'est, lest, l'Est: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. lest: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. lest: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. lest: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. lest: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. lest: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Lest, lest: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. lest: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. lest: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. LEST, Lest: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Lest: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. lest: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. lest: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Lest: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. lest: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. lest: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  23. lest: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. lest: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. lest: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. lest: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. lest: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. LEST: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. lest: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. lest: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (lest)

adverb:  for fear that ("She tiptoed lest her mother should hear her")
adverb:  that (after verbs explicitly expressing fear etc.) ("He worried lest he should be late")

▸ Also see lesting
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Phrases that include lest:   allemagne de lest, flambeau de lest, gare de lest, lest darkness fall, lest pest, more...

Words similar to lest:   else, more...

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