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shotten

adjective shot·ten \ˈshä-tən\

Definition of SHOTTEN

:  having ejected the spawn and so of inferior food value <shotten herring>

Origin of SHOTTEN

Middle English shotyn, from past participle of sheten to shoot
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with SHOTTEN

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May 23, 2015
debouch Hear it
to emerge or cause to emerge
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