Gest

Definition of Gest

n.1.A guest.
1.
1.Something done or achieved; a deed or an action; an adventure.
2.An action represented in sports, plays, or on the stage; show; ceremony.
3.A tale of achievements or adventures; a stock story.
4.Gesture; bearing; deportment.
Through his heroic grace and honorable gest.
- Spenser.
1.A stage in traveling; a stop for rest or lodging in a journey or progress; a rest.
2.A roll recting the several stages arranged for a royal progress. Many of them are extant in the herald's office.

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