digest (plural digests)

  1. That which is digested; especially, that which is worked over, classified, and arranged under proper heads or titles
  2. A compilation of statutes or decisions analytically arranged. The term is applied in a general sense to the Pandects of Justinian (see Pandect), but is also specially given by authors to compilations of laws on particular topics; a summary of laws
    Comyn"s Digest
    the United States Digest
  3. Any collection of articles, as an internet mailing list "digest" including a week"s postings, or a magazine arranging a collection of writings.
    Reader"s Digest is published monthly.


  • (distribute or arrange methodically): arrange, sort, sort out
  • (separate food in the alimentary canal):
  • (think over and arrange methodically in the mind): sort out
  • (appropriate for strengthening and comfort):
  • (bear comfortably or patiently; to be reconciled to; to brook): bear, brook, put up with, tolerate
  • (in chemistry: soften by heat and moisture):
  • (dispose (an ulcer or wound) to suppurate):
  • (ripen; mature): become or get ripe, mature, ripen
  • (quiet or abate, as anger or grief): abate, calm, quiet, subside
  • (undergo digestion):
  • (suppurate; to generate pus, as an ulcer): suppurate

6 letters in word "digest": D E G I S T.

No anagrams for digest found in this word list.

Words found within digest:

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