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tot

noun \ ˈtät \
Updated on: 5 Dec 2017

Definition of tot

1 : a small child : toddler
2 : a small drink or allowance of liquor : shot

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Origin and Etymology of tot

origin unknown


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tot

verb

Definition of tot

totted; totting
transitive verb
: to add together : total usually used with up
  • tots up the score
intransitive verb
: add

Recent Examples of tot from the Web

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Origin and Etymology of tot

tot., abbreviation of total



TOT Defined for English Language Learners

tot

noun

Definition of tot for English Language Learners

  • : a young child

  • : a small amount of a strong alcoholic drink


TOT Defined for Kids

tot

noun \ ˈtät \

Definition of tot for Students

: a young child


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