Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ret


• 'rest, -ster, ERTs, REST, Rest., SERT, erst, rest, rest., tres

Source: Wiktionary


Ret, v. t.

Definition: See Aret. [Obs.] Chaucer.

Ret, v. t. Etym: [Akin to rot.]

Definition: To prepare for use, as flax, by separating the fibers from the woody part by process of soaking, macerating, and other treatment. Ure.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition


Word of the Day

3 February 2023


(verb) cause to continue in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., ‘keep clean’; “hold in place”; “She always held herself as a lady”; “The students keep me on my toes”

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