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sottish

[sot-ish] /ˈsɒt ɪʃ/
adjective
1.
stupefied with or as if with drink; drunken.
2.
given to excessive drinking.
3.
pertaining to or befitting a sot.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; sot + -ish1
Related forms
sottishly, adverb
sottishness, noun
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Word Origin and History for sottishness

sottish

adj.

1560s, "foolish," from sot (-) + -ish. From 1630s as "drunken." Related: sottishly; sottishness.

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