est est  /ə ˈsteɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) standard time in the 5th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 75th meridian; used in the eastern United States

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Under the disapproving gaze of two stuffed giraffes, West Germany's leaders met in 1948 at Bonn's zoological museum to draft their new constitution.
  2. PTI Magazine's pick for the best photos of the year 2006.

News

  1. Omnify Software Announces Winner of 2013 Customer Innovation Award

    EST Analytical Honored for Product Lifecycle and Quality Management Vision
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  2. Enterprise Rent-A-Car signe un accord avec Yes Oto Kiralama pour étendre la marque en Turquie

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car est parvenue à un accord avec Yes Oto Kiralama, une filiale du groupe automobile Gürba?lar, pour étendre sa marque de location de voitures en Turquie.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Butterflies ready for their close-up

    EST 0610 Butterfly House: The EARTH Center opens its Butterfly House to the public for the summer months. Dale Cuchai Project Manager for the Butterfly House giving a tour. 6/9/13 photo by Ed Pagliarini
    on June 11, 2013     Source: MyCentralJersey.com

Quotes

  1. "The entertainment industry has lost a genius, and I lost one of my b est friends with the death Sunday night of Stan Winston," Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said in a statement. "Stan's work and four Oscars speak for themselves and will live on...
    on Jun 16, 2008 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "C'est ma premiere visite a Quebec, and it's a great place," McCartney said, informing the crowd in what he called his "limited" French that it was his first visit to Quebec and receiving a roar of support from fans in return.
    on Jul 20, 2008 By: Paul McCartney Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Up to you Garrett. It's your turn," said Eyharts, who spent 1 1/2 months at the space station, less time than planned because of the previous shuttle flight's delay in getting him there. "C'est la vie."
    on Mar 23, 2008 By: Leopold Eyharts Source: International Herald Tribune

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