Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

scot and lot

noun

Definition of scot and lot

  1. 1 :  a parish assessment formerly laid on subjects in Great Britain according to their ability to pay

  2. 2 :  obligations of all kinds taken as a whole



15th Century

First Known Use of scot and lot

15th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up scot and lot? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a secret group of plotters

Get Word of the Day daily email!