It requires mystery and distance, lest too much information breaks the spell.
But most importantly, and lest we all forget, Juan Pablo reminds us constantly that he has a daughter.
lest we forget, there are millions of young, female Americans who admire her tremendously.
lest anyone mistake the exploration of concepts here for any sort of advocacy for violence, he or she has missed the point.
And who has been afraid for two years, or more, lest he offend Rush Limbaugh and Fox.
That's why I come, lest this appointment should ha' proved a pitfall to you.
It is the fashion o'er this beast to rave, But have a care, lest you become his slave.
"Surely you will forgive me," he began in fear, lest he had offended.
After her I hastened, and implored her to be still, lest the barbarians should hear and overtake us.
I could see he was quaking for his nuptialities--lest Maria should not be in full beauty.
c.1200, contracted from Middle English phrase les te "less that," from Old English phrase þy læs þe "whereby less that," from þy, instrumental case of demonstrative article þæt "that" + læs (see less) + þe "the." The þy was dropped and the remaining two words contracted into leste.