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Nest (IPA: /ˈnɛst/)


Nest (n.)

The bed or receptacle prepared by a fowl for holding her eggs and for hatching and rearing her young.

Nest (n.)

Hence: the place in which the eggs of other animals, as insects, turtles, etc., are laid and hatched; a snug place in which young animals are reared.

Nest (n.)

A snug, comfortable, or cozy residence or situation; a retreat, or place of habitual resort; hence, those who occupy a nest, frequent a haunt, or are associated in the same pursuit; as, a nest of traitors; a nest of bugs.

Nest (n.)

An aggregated mass of any ore or mineral, in an isolated state, within a rock.

Nest (n.)

A collection of boxes, cases, or the like, of graduated size, each put within the one next larger.

Nest (n.)

A compact group of pulleys, gears, springs, etc., working together or collectively.

Nest (v. i.)

To build and occupy a nest.

Nest (v. t.)

To put into a nest; to form a nest for.

Nest

Place of refuge for animals

Nest

1995 album by Nits

Nest

Finnish neofolk/ambient band

Nest

Protein structural motif

Nest

Interior design magazine

Nest Synonyms

Draw Close, Nestle, Nuzzle, Snuggle, Cuddle

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

National Ecological Surveys Team

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

National Environmental Status and Trend

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Naval Engineering Support Team

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Naval Experimental Satellite Terminal

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Navy Environmental Support Tool

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Navy Exercise Support Terminal

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Navy Exercise Support Tool

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Nestor, Inc.

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Netware Embedded Systems Technology

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Network Embedded Systems Technology

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Networked Embedded Software Technology.

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Networked Embedded Systems Technology

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

New Economic Strategy Triangle

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Novell Embedded Systems Technology

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Novell's Embedded Systems Technology

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Nuclear Effects Support Team

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Nuclear Emergency Search Team

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Nuclear Emergency Support Team

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Nuclear export signal trapping

NEST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Nurture Every Student's Talents

Nest Rhymes

Best, Beste, Blessed, Blest, Breast, Brest, C'est, Chest, Chrest, Crest, Dest, Dressed, Este, Fessed, Fest, Gest, Guessed, Guest, Jest, Lest, Messed, Mest, Nest, Neste, Pest, Pressed, Prest, Quest, Rest, Stressed, Test, Trest, Vest, West, Wrest, Yoest, Zest

Abreast, Addressed, Addwest, Arrest, Assessed, Attest, Behest, Bequest, Celeste, Compressed, Confessed, Congest, Contest, D'allest, Depressed, Detest, Digest, Digressed, Distressed, Divest, Expressed, Farwest, Finessed, Impressed, Infest, Ingest, Invest, Midwest, Molest, Natwest, Northwest, Norwest, Obsessed, Oppressed, Penwest, Possessed, Professed, Progressed, Protest, Recessed, Repressed, Request, Retest, Southwest, Stateswest, Suggest, Suppressed, Transgressed, Undressed, Unrest

Acquiesced, Coalesced, Dispossessed, Eastern-west, Indigest, Intrawest, Rearrest, Reassessed, Reinvest, Repossessed, Self-professed, Telequest, Telewest, Unaddressed, Unimpressed


Nest (Last Name / Surname)

Nest is the #58,042 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 350 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Nest in Spanish is Nido

Tagalog Translation

Nest in Tagalog is Pugad

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 225. What I hold fast to is not one proposition but a nest of propositions." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A bird is safe in its nest - but that is not what its wings are made for." - Amit Ray

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Build your nest upon no tree here, for ye see that God hath sold the forest to death." - Samuel Rutherford

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Fang: Well, Gran Pulse is just as twisted. 'Cocoon's a nest of vipers, ready to strike,' or so I thought." - Final Fantasy XIII

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Our nest is yours." - Stranger in a Strange Land


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