Avast

A command to stop or cease what one is doing.

Avast

A·vast' interj. [ Corrupted from Dutch houd vast hold fast. See Hold , transitive verb , and Fast , adjective ] (Nautical) Cease; stop; stay. ' Avast heaving.' Totten.
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Avast

• (a.) Cease; stop; stay.
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Avast

Stop, cease or desist from whatever is being done. From the Dutch hou' vast (“hold fast”), from houd (“hold”) + vast (“fast”).
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_nautical_terms

Avast

A command to stop or cease what one is doing.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21755

Avast

A command to stop or cease what one is doing.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21756

Avast

A command to stop or cease what one is doing.
Found on http://www.seadercraft.com/sailing_glossary.html

Avast

Stop, cease or desist from whatever is being done. From the Dutch hou' vast (
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_nautical_terms

AVAST

Stop, hold, cease or desist. AVAST YE SCURVY DOGS
Found on http://black-bart.co.uk/html/pirate_glossary.html

Avast

nautical term meaning stop what you are doing, derived/corrupted from 'hold fast'.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22083
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