jest

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1 jest /ˈʤɛst/ noun
plural jests
1 jest
/ˈʤɛst/
noun
plural jests
Learner's definition of JEST
formal + old-fashioned
: something said or done to cause laughter : joke
[count]
[noncount]
2 jest /ˈʤɛst/ verb
jests; jested; jesting
2 jest
/ˈʤɛst/
verb
jests; jested; jesting
Learner's definition of JEST
[no object] formal + old-fashioned
: to say things that are meant to cause laughter : joke
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