Usage examples for jest

  1. I jest ain't playin' this hand. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  2. " Can I jest as well as not? – Frank's Campaign or the Farm and the Camp by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  3. I jest wish I knowed what to do. – The Boy Trapper by Harry Castlemon
  4. But before I go away I jest want to say one thing- Alison won't go back. – Good Luck by L. T. Meade
  5. Well, come, tell him jest as you surposes him. – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper
  6. I jest had to have speech with you alone. – Judith of the Cumberlands by Alice MacGowan
  7. Wal, not jest yet. – Lost in the Fog by James De Mille
  8. He's jest done you a good turn. – The Untamed by Max Brand
  9. No. Hit's jest like I been tellin' ye, I went to Tarver's wife- she's got a plenty. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  10. It's mine, jest mine, and nobody else's. – Clover and Blue Grass by Eliza Calvert Hall
  11. You jest: so, in with you. – Porzia by Cale Young Rice
  12. " Jest wanted to go upstairs for 'alf a minute. – The Gem Collector by P. G. Wodehouse
  13. You jest with me, Aselzion! – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli
  14. He's jest nacherally set his heart on it. – The Untamed by Max Brand
  15. She was jest a mother, but that was enough. – The Land of Long Ago by Eliza Calvert Hall
  16. I warn't more'n jest in time, I tell ye! – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  17. You might jest as well calculate on stayin' another night." – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  18. " It ain't Bill, it's the brandy," said the bar- keeper, with more truth than jest. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  19. Jest like 'a picter! – Amarilly of Clothes-line Alley by Belle K. Maniates
  20. I never eat more than is good for me, nor anything that ain't jest right. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke