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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a chronic drinker;
[syn: drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sot \Sot\, n. [F., fr. LL. sottus; of unknown origin, cf. Ir. sotal pride, soithir proud, or Chald. & NHeb. shoten foolish.] 1. A stupid person; a blockhead; a dull fellow; a dolt. [Obs.] --outh. [1913 Webster] In Egypt oft has seen the sot bow down, And reverence some d?ified baboon. --Oldham. [1913 Webster] 2. A person stupefied by excessive drinking; an habitual drunkard. "A brutal sot." --Granville. [1913 Webster] Every sign That calls the staring sots to nasty wine. --Roscommon. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sot \Sot\, a. Sottish; foolish; stupid; dull. [Obs.] "Rich, but sot." --Marston. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sot \Sot\, v. t. To stupefy; to infatuate; to besot. [R.] [1913 Webster] I hate to see a brave, bold fellow sotted. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sot \Sot\, v. i. To tipple to stupidity. [R.] --Goldsmith. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

sot n 1: a chronic drinker [syn: drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

48 Moby Thesaurus words for "sot": alcoholic, alcoholic addict, bacchanal, bacchanalian, bibber, big drunk, boozehound, boozer, bullheaded, carouser, chronic alcoholic, chronic drunk, closed-minded, deaf, devotee of Bacchus, dipsomaniac, drinker, drunk, drunkard, guzzler, hard drinker, hardheaded, headstrong, heavy drinker, imbiber, inebriate, intractable, lovepot, lush, mulish, oenophilist, pathological drinker, pot companion, problem drinker, reveler, serious drinker, shikker, soak, soaker, social drinker, swigger, swiller, thirsty soul, tippler, toper, tosspot, wassailer, winebibber