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BEHEST

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does behest mean? 

BEHEST (noun)
  The noun BEHEST has 1 sense:

1. an authoritative command or request

  Familiarity information: BEHEST used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BEHEST (noun)


Sense 1behest [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An authoritative command or request

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("behest" is a kind of...):

bid; bidding; command; dictation (an authoritative direction or instruction to do something)


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