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Definitions of lest:
  • adverb:   for fear that
    Example: "She tiptoed lest her mother should hear her"
  • adverb:   that (after verbs explicitly expressing fear etc.)
    Example: "He worried lest he should be late"

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See lest used in context: 7 poetry verses, 131 Shakespeare works, 167 Bible passages

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