from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Mott, John Raleigh 1865-1955. American religious leader. He shared the 1946 Nobel Peace Prize for his leadership of the YMCA.
  • Mott, Lucretia Coffin 1793-1880. American feminist and social reformer who was active in the antislavery movement and with Elizabeth Cady Stanton called the first convention for women's rights, held at Seneca Falls, New York (1848).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete preterit of mete.
  • n. An obsolete form of mot.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States feminist and suffragist (1793-1880)


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