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jot

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noun \ˈjät\

Simple Definition of jot

  • : the smallest amount

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jot

  1. :  the least bit :  iota

Examples of jot in a sentence

  1. <it's obvious that he doesn't have a jot of interest in history>



Origin and Etymology of jot

Latin iota, jota iota


First Known Use: 1500


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jot

verb

Simple Definition of jot

  • : to write down (something) quickly

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jot

jotted

jotting

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to write briefly or hurriedly :  set down in the form of a note <jot this down>

Examples of jot in a sentence

  1. He paused to jot a few notes on a slip of paper.



1721

First Known Use of jot

1721


JOT Defined for Kids

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jot

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noun \ˈjät\

Definition of jot for Students

  1. :  the least bit <I don't care a jot.>




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jot

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verb

Definition of jot for Students

jotted

jotting

  1. :  to write briefly or in a hurry <I jot down their names and requests. — Carolyn Keene, The Double Jinx Mystery>





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