adjective Scot·tish \ˈskä-tish\

: of or relating to Scotland or its people

Full Definition of SCOTTISH

:  of, relating to, or characteristic of Scotland, Scots, or the Scots
Scot·tish·ness \-nəs\ noun

Examples of SCOTTISH

  1. He spoke with a Scottish accent.
  2. Robert Burns was a great Scottish poet.

Origin of SCOTTISH

Middle English, from Scottes Scotsmen
First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with SCOTTISH



Definition of SCOTTISH

:  scots

First Known Use of SCOTTISH

May 24, 2015
erudite Hear it
learned or pedantic
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears