Definition of “shalt” - English Dictionary

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“shalt” in British English

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shaltmodal verb

uk /ʃælt/ us /ʃælt/
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.

(Definition of “shalt” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)