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Assot

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To Asso't. v.a. [from sot; assoter, Fr.] To infatuate; to besot: a word out of use.

But whence they sprung, or how they were begot,
Uneath is to assure, uneath to weene
That monstrous errour which doth some assot.
Fairy Queen.

Sources: Spenser, Edmund (254)

Attributes: French (385) · Verb Active (289)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Assot." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: May 18, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=20212.


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