noun, adverb Archaic.

Nearby words

  1. yesenin,
  2. yeshiva,
  3. yester,
  4. yester-,
  5. yesterday,
  6. yesterevening,
  7. yestermorning,
  8. yestern,
  9. yesternight,
  10. yesternoon

Origin of yestereve

First recorded in 1595–1605; yester- + eve Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for yestereve

  • And as for that letter; a Lenten jest I called it yestereve; and so it is verily!

  • Stranger, are you going to tell me about yoursel, as I asked you yestereve?

    The Snow-Burner|Henry Oyen
  • Not long after dinner Akusch came to me with the tidings that Herdegen had ridden into Nuremberg yestereve.