Definition of verst in English:
A Russian measure of length, about 0.66 mile (1.1 km).
- I must tell you that I have crossed twenty-five thousand versts by sea and I have seen foreign cities and all types of naked and dark-skinned people.
- A camel I fired at certainly ran twenty versts without stopping, as I saw by its traces.
- Let these half-baked, unsupported remarks carry the conversation a few more versts.
From Russian versta.
Words that rhyme with verstaccursed, burst, curst, erst, first, headfirst, Hurst, thirst, under-rehearsed, unrehearsed, unversed, worst, wurst
Definition of verst in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.