es·​cot i-ˈskät How to pronounce escot (audio)
escoted; escoting; escots

Word History


Anglo-French escoter, from escot contribution, of Germanic origin; akin to Old Norse skot contribution, shot — more at shot

First Known Use

1602, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of escot was in 1602

Dictionary Entries Near escot

Cite this Entry

“Escot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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