Definition of Couldst

1. Verb. (archaic) Second-person singular simple past form of '''can'''. ¹



2. Verb. (alternative spelling of couldest) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Couldst

1. can [v] - See also: can

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Couldst

could have done without
could not get elected dogcatcher
could of
coulda
coulde
couldest
couldn't
couldn't've
couldn't care less
couldn't happen to a nicer
couldn't seem
couldn've
couldna
couldnae
couldst (current term)
coulee
coulees
coulibiac
coulibiacs
coulis
coulises
coulisse
coulisses
couloir
couloirs
coulomb
coulomb's force
coulomb's law
coulomb collision

Literary usage of Couldst

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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1868)
"couldst thou not watch with me 1 Lo, far in heaven the web of night undone, And on the sudden sea the gradual sun ; Wave to wave answers, tree responds to ..."

2. Folk Songs by John Williamson Palmer (1861)
"IF I HAD THOUGHT THOU couldst HAVE DIED. IF I had thought thou couldst have died, I might not weep for thee; But I forgot when by thy side, ..."

3. English Grammar on the Productive System: A Method of Instruction Recently by Roswell Chamberlain Smith (1857)
"Imp. Thou mightst, couldst, wouldst, Perf. Thou hast been. or shouldst be. Plup. Thou hadst been. Perf. Thou mayst, canst, or must 1 Put. ..."

4. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1858)
"Without the idea of beauty, couldst thon conceive a form in which to clothe a soul that has entered heaven ! Agreeable surprises are the perquisites of ..."

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