noun a very small circular shape
- a row of points
- draw lines between the dots
noun the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
Department of Transportation; Transportation.
noun the shorter of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
noun street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
Elvis; Zen; dose; battery-acid; back breaker; window pane; pane; Lucy in the sky with diamonds; acid; loony toons; superman.
verb scatter or intersperse like dots or studs
- Hills constellated with lights
verb distribute loosely
dust; sprinkle; scatter; disperse.
- He scattered gun powder under the wagon
verb make a dot or dots
verb mark with a dot
F., fr. L. dos
, dowry. See Dower
, and cf. Dote
- (Law) A marriage portion; dowry. Louisiana
Cf. AS. dott
small spot, speck; of uncertain origin.
- A small point or spot, made with a pen or other pointed instrument; a speck, or small mark.
- Anything small and like a speck comparatively; a small portion or specimen; as, a dot of a child.
Dot transitive verb
imperfect & past participle Dotted; present participle & verbal noun Dotting
- To mark with dots or small spots; as, to dot a line.
- To mark or diversify with small detached objects; as, a landscape dotted with cottages.
Dot intransitive verb
- To make dots or specks.
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