Pronunciation Noun

sot (plural sots)

  1. (archaic) stupid person; fool
    • 1610, William Shakespeare, The Tempest, act 3 scene 2
      Remember / First to possess his books; for without them / He's but a sot, as I am […]
    • In Egypt oft has seen the Sot bow down, / And reverence some deified Baboon.
  2. drunkard
    • Every sign / That calls the staring sots to nasty wine.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: sot
  • Russian: дура́к
Translations Verb

sot (sots, present participle sotting; past and past participle sotted)

  1. To drink until one becomes drunk
  2. To stupefy; to infatuate; to besot.
    • I hate to see a brave, bold fellow sotted.
  • Russian: напива́ться

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