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sottish

adjective

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1 being under the influence of alcohol
  • you could smell the whiskey on her sottish aunt's breath from a block away!

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2 given to excessive use of alcoholic beverages
  • a comic actor who frequently played the sottish curmudgeon

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The first known use of sottish was in 1583

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“Sottish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sottish. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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