doot

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Verb[edit]

doot

  1. (chiefly Scotland) doubt
    • 1902, Jack London, A Daughter of the Snows[1]:
      "Mair'd be a bother; an' I doot not ye'll mak' it all richt, lad."
    • 1917, John Hay Beith, All In It: K(1) Carries On[2]:
      No doot he'll try to pass himself off as an officer, for to get better quarters!"
  2. (chiefly Scotland) think
    • 1920, James C. Welsh, The Underworld[3]:
      "I think my pipe's on the mantelshelf," returned Geordie, "but I doot it's empty."

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Noun[edit]

doot

  1. wild boar (Sus scrofa)

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German doot, from Old Saxon dōd, from Proto-Germanic *daudaz. Compare Dutch dood, German tot, English dead, Danish død.

Adjective[edit]

doot (comparative döder, superlative döödst)

  1. dead

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