sot

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See also: söt, sőt, søt, sốt, sọt, şot, soţ, and soot

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Noun[edit]

sot (plural sots)

  1. (archaic) stupid person; fool
    • 1610, The Tempest, by Shakespeare, act 3 scene 2
      Remember / First to possess his books; for without them / He's but a sot, as I am []
    • Oldham
      In Egypt oft has seen the Sot bow down, / And reverence some deified Baboon.
  2. drunkard
    • Roscommon
      Every sign / That calls the staring sots to nasty wine.

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sot (third-person singular simple present sots, present participle sotting, simple past and past participle sotted)

  1. To drink until one becomes drunk
  2. To stupefy; to infatuate; to besot.
    • Dryden
      I hate to see a brave, bold fellow sotted.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *tˢjādīti, from *ḱjeh₂ diHteí, dative-locative compound, literally ‘this day’. Same type of construction as sonte, sivjet. More at ditë.

Adverb[edit]

sot

  1. today

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

sot m (plural sots)

  1. pit

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin exsūctus (compare Italian asciutto, Spanish enjuto, Portuguese enxuto) or suctus (compare Romanian supt, Friulian sut).

Adjective[edit]

sot

  1. dry

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval Latin sottus.

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Adjective[edit]

sot m (feminine sotte, masculine plural sots, feminine plural sottes)

  1. silly, foolish, stupid

Noun[edit]

sot m (plural sots, feminine sotte)

  1. imbecile, fool

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Ladin[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sot

  1. under, beneath
  2. below

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

sot

  1. rafsi of so'u.

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Verb[edit]

sot

  1. second-person plural present indicative of soen
  2. first-person singular preterite indicative of soen
  3. third-person singular preterite indicative of soen
  4. second-person plural preterite indicative of soen
  5. second-person plural imperative of soen

Swedish[edit]

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sot n

  1. soot
  2. (archaic) disease, sickness

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

sot (plural sots)

  1. a sort
  2. a kind
  3. a type

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