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ξεστός, ή, όν, (ξέω) hewn, shaved, planed, of timber or objects made of it, ξ. οὐδός, τράπεζα, ἐλάται, ἐφόλκαιον, Od.18.33,17.93, 12.172,14.350; ἵππος 4.272; ὀϊστός Hes.Sc.133; ἄκοντες B.17.49; λόχος Ἀργείων, of the wooden horse, E.Tr.534 (lyr.); carved, ξόανα prob. in Orac. ap. Phleg.Fr.36.10J.

2. of stone, hewn, ἐπὶ ξεστοῖσι λίθοις Il.18.504, cf. Od.3.406; λίθου ξεστοῦ καὶ ζῴων ἐγγεγλυμμένων Hdt.2.124; ἁρπάξαντες ἄγαλμ' Ἀί̈δα, ξ. πέτρον, ἔμβαλον στέρνῳ Πολυδεύκεος Pi.N.10.67; of buildings, built of hewn stone, ξ. αἴθουσαι Il.6.243; ξ. ἀγυιαί E.HF782 (lyr.); ξ. τύμβος, τάφος, Id.Alc.836, Hel. 986; τοῖχος LXX Si.22.17, J.AJ15.11.5.

3. of horn, polished, Od. 19.566; of an elephant's ears, smooth, Opp.C.2.520.