Jest and Pet


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Jest verb – To make jokes.
Pet and jest are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Pet" instead a verb "Jest".
Nearby Words: jesting, jested, jester, jestingly
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Pet verb – To touch or handle in a tender or loving manner.
Jest and pet are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Jest" instead a verb "Pet".
Nearby Words: petted, petting
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good good jest good pet
strange strange jest strange pet
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Pet and Jest. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 22, from
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Pet or Jest. 2016. Accessed October 22, 2020.

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