Meaning of coot
Pronunciation: (kt), [key]
- any aquatic bird of the genus Fulica, as F. americana, of North America, and F. atra, of the Old World, characterized by lobate toes and short wings and tail.
- any of various other swimming or diving birds, esp. the scoters.
- a foolish or crotchety person, esp. one who is old.
- coot (Thesaurus)