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English definition of “shalt”

shalt

modal verb uk   /ʃælt/ us  
thou shalt old use you shall thou shalt used humorously in modern English when talking about people who follow rules exactly when the rules are not very important: You know what he's like about food - thou shalt not serve red wine with fish.Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviour
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