sot

noun \ ˈsät \
Updated on: 13 Apr 2018

Definition of sot

: a habitual drunkard

Examples of sot in a Sentence

  1. a sot who was arrested after a bar fight

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Origin and Etymology of sot

Middle English, fool, from Old English sott


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  • : a person who is often drunk


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