intransitive verb \ˈstōt, ˈstȯit\

Definition of stoit


  1. 1 chiefly Scottish :  stagger, lurch

  2. 2 dialectal, England :  to jump up

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Origin and Etymology of stoit

perhaps from Dutch stuiten to stop, check, bounce; akin to Old High German stōzan to push, thrust — more at stint

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to criticize severely

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