Gust

Definition of Gust

Pronunciation: gŭst
n.1.A sudden squall; a violent blast of wind; a sudden and brief rushing or driving of the wind.
Snow, and hail, stormy gust and flaw.
2.A sudden violent burst of passion.
1.
1.The sense or pleasure of tasting; relish; gusto.
An ox will relish the tender flesh of kids with as much gust and appetite.
- Jer. Taylor.
2.Gratification of any kind, particularly that which is exquisitely relished; enjoyment.
Destroy all creatures for thy sport or gust.
- Pope.
3.Intellectual taste; fancy.
A choice of it may be made according to the gust and manner of the ancients.
v. t.1.To taste; to have a relish for.

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