Word Families (eep)

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Word Families (eep)
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  1. best

    best
  2. blest
    blest

    to consecrate or sanctify by a religious rite; make or pronounce holy.
  3. chest

    a box, usually with a lid, for storage, safekeeping of valuables, etc.: a toy chest; a jewelry chest.
    • chest

    the trunk of the body from the neck to the abdomen
  4. crest

    1. the highest part of a hill or mountain range; summit.

    2. the head or top of anything.
  5. jest

    a joke or witty remark
    jest
  6. lest
    lest


    • –conjunction
    • 1. for fear that; so that (one) should not (used negatively to introduce a clause expressive of an action or occurrence requiring caution): He kept his notes by his side lest faulty memory lead him astray.

    2.that (used after words expressing fear, danger, etc.): There was danger lest the plan become known.
  7. nest
    nest

    a pocketlike, usually more or less circular structure of twigs, grass, mud, etc., formed by a bird, often high in a tree, as a place in which to lay and incubate its eggs and rear its young; any protected place used by a bird for these purposes.
  8. pest
    pest

    1. an annoying or troublesome person, animal, or thing; nuisance.
  9. quest
    quest

    • a search or pursuit made in order to find or obtain something:
    • a quest for uranium mines; a quest for knowledge.
  10. rest
    rest

    • 1. the refreshing quiet or repose of sleep
    • 2. cessation or absence of motion: to bring a machine to rest.
  11. test
    test

    • 1. the means by which the presence, quality, or genuineness of anything is determined; a means of trial.
    • 2. a set of questions, problems, or the like, used as a means of evaluating the abilities, aptitudes, skills, or performance of an individual or group; examination.
  12. vest
    vest

    a close-fitting, waist-length, sleeveless garment that buttons down the front, designed to be worn under a jacket.
  13. west
    west

    a cardinal point of the compass, 90° to the left when facing north, corresponding to the point where the sun is seen to set. Abbreviation: W
  14. zest

    zest

    anything added to impart flavor, enhance one's appreciation, etc.

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