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Nost

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Nost Wottest not; knowest not.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n nost A contraction of ne wost, knowest not.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Contr. from ne wost,

Usage

In literature:

Omnia perpetiar, lethum quoque, dum semel omnis Nost in extincto moriatur pectore sensus.
"The Spanish Tragedie" by Thomas Kyd
Brit., nost., Brod., Geo.
"Narrative of the surveying voyages of His Majesty's ships Adventure and Beagle, between the years 1826 and 1836" by Robert FitzRoy
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