scot: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (skot), [key]
— n. Hist.
  1. a payment or charge.
  2. one's share of a payment or charge.
  3. an assessment or tax.


Pronunciation: (skot), [key]
— n.
  1. a native or inhabitant of Scotland.
  2. one of an ancient Gaelic people who came from northern Ireland about the 6th centurya.d.and settled in the northwestern part of Great Britain, and after whom Scotland was named.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Scots.
  2. Scottish.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Scotch.
  2. Scotland.
  3. Scottish.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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