EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English asoten, assoten, from Old French asoter.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

assot (comparative more assot, superlative most assot)

  1. (obsolete) dazed; foolish; infatuated

VerbEdit

assot (third-person singular simple present assots, present participle assotting, simple past and past participle assotted or assot)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To besot; to befool; to infatuate.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for assot in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic السَوْط(as-sawṭ), attested from the 13th century.[1]

NounEdit

assot m (plural assots)

  1. whip, scourge
    Synonyms: fuet, flagell
  2. flogging

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “assot” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

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