stot

verb \ˈstät\
variants: or less commonly

stott

\ˈstät\

Definition of stot

stotted

;

stotting

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to bound with a stiff-legged gait the gazelle stotted when alarmed

Origin and Etymology of stot

Scots & northern dialect stot to bounce, rebound


First Known Use: 1801

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