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dotty

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adjective dot·ty \ˈdä-tē\

Definition of dotty

dottier

dottiest

  1. 1 a :  mentally unbalanced :  crazy b :  amiably eccentric <a dotty old relative>

  2. 2 :  being obsessed or infatuated <dotty fans>

  3. 3 :  amusingly absurd :  ridiculous <dotty traditions>

dottily

play \ˈdä-təl-ē\ adverb

dottiness

play \ˈdä-tē-nəs\ noun

Origin and Etymology of dotty

alteration of Scots dottle fool, from Middle English dotel, from doten


First Known Use: 15th century


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dotty

adjective dot·ty

Definition of dotty

  1. :  composed of or marked by dots

1812

First Known Use of dotty

1812


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