from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A drunkard.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. stupid person; fool
- n. drunkard
- v. To drink until one becomes drunk
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A stupid person; a blockhead; a dull fellow; a dolt.
- n. A person stupefied by excessive drinking; an habitual drunkard.
- adj. Sottish; foolish; stupid; dull.
- transitive v. To stupefy; to infatuate; to besot.
- intransitive v. To tipple to stupidity.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Foolish; doltish; stupid.
- n. A fool; dolt; blockhead; booby
- n. A foolishly infatuated person; a dotard.
- n. One whose mind is dulled by excessive drinking; a confirmed drunkard.
- To make stupid or foolish; dull.
- To infatuate; besot.
- To play the sot or toper; tipple.
- A dialectal and vulgar variant of sat, preterit and past participle of sit; also of set.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a chronic drinker
Middle English, fool, from Old English sott, from Old French sot.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)