dotty


1dot·ty

adjective \ˈdä-tē\
dot·ti·erdot·ti·est

Definition of DOTTY

1
a :  mentally unbalanced :  crazy
b :  amiably eccentric <a dotty old relative>
2
:  being obsessed or infatuated <dotty fans>
3
:  amusingly absurd :  ridiculous <dotty traditions>
dot·ti·ly \ˈdä-təl-ē\ adverb
dot·ti·ness \ˈdä-tē-nəs\ noun

Origin of DOTTY

alteration of Scots dottle fool, from Middle English dotel, from doten
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with DOTTY

2dotty

adjective

Definition of DOTTY

:  composed of or marked by dots

First Known Use of DOTTY

1812

Rhymes with DOTTY

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