Scot


Scot
[[t]skɒ̱t[/t]]
Scots
1) N-COUNT A Scot is a person of Scottish origin.
2) N-UNCOUNT Scots is a dialect of the English language that is spoken in Scotland.

There are things you can express in Scots that you can't say in English.

3) ADJ: usu ADJ n Scots means the same as Scottish.

...his guttural Scots accent.

...the Scots Tories.


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • Scot — Scot, n. [Icel. skot; or OF. escot, F. [ e]cot, LL. scottum, scotum, from a kindred German word; akin to AS. scot, and E. shot, shoot; cf. AS. sce[ o]tan to shoot, to contribute. See {Shoot}, and cf. {Shot}.] A portion of money assessed or paid;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scot — [skät] n. [ME < ON skot, tribute, SHOT1] money assessed or paid; tax; levy scot and lot 1. an old parish tax in Great Britain, assessed according to ability to pay 2. in full: in the phrase pay scot and lot …   English World dictionary

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  • Scot — Scot, n. [Cf. L. Skoti, pl., AS. Scotta, pl. Skottas, Sceottas.] A native or inhabitant of Scotland; a Scotsman, or Scotchman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Scot — Scot1 [skät] n. [< ME Scottes, pl. < OE Scottas < LL Scoti, a people in N Britain, prob. < OIr Scuit, the Irish, pl. of Scot] 1. a member of a Gaelic people of northern Ireland that migrated to Scotland in the 5th cent. A.D. 2. a… …   English World dictionary

  • scot|ty — or scot|ty «SKOT ee», noun, plural ties. = Scottie. (Cf. ↑Scottie) …   Useful english dictionary

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