[ee-jest, ih-jest] /iˈdʒɛst, ɪˈdʒɛst/

verb (used with object)
to discharge, as from the body; void (opposed to ).
(transitive) to excrete (waste material)

c.1600, from Latin egestus, past participle of egere, from ex- “out” (see ex-) + gere “to carry.” Related: Egested; egesting.

egest e·gest (ē-jěst’)
v. e·gest·ed, e·gest·ing, e·gests
To discharge or excrete from the body.


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