assot

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English asoten, assoten, from Old French asoter.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

assot (comparative more assot, superlative most assot)

  1. (obsolete) dazed; foolish; infatuated

Verb[edit]

assot (third-person singular simple present assots, present participle assotting, simple past and past participle assotted or assot)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To besot; to befool; to infatuate.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “assot” in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic السَوْط(as-sawṭ, the whip), attested from the 13th century.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

assot m (plural assots)

  1. whip, scourge
    Synonyms: fuet, flagell
  2. flogging

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ assot”, in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana, 2022

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