Definition of Shott
1. chott [n -S] - See also: chott
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shott
Literary usage of Shott
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Earth and Its Inhabitants by Élisée Reclus (1893)
"Not far from Kriz, on the north margin of the shott-el-Jerid, there is to be seen a round figure surmounted by a crescent, carved on the face of a rock. ..."
2. An American Glossary by Richard Hopwood Thornton (1912)
"A duel was lately fought in Texas by Alexander shott and John S. Nott. Nott was shot and shott was not. In this case it is better to be shott than Nott. ..."
3. Miscellanea by Surtees Society (1861)
"castle and there she playd about 8 shott and they conveyed hur away. 2. This morning they shott theire drake (as we supposed). ..."
4. Diary and Correspondence of Samuel Pepys, F.R.S.: Secretary to the by Samuel Pepys, Richard Griffin Braybrooke (1855)
"Con (Capt. of the Магу) a hurt in the foote with a great shott. ... man from Malaga 24 Dover ^ 150 barrels of powder, shott, paper, &c., ..."
5. Old Kent: The Eastern Shore of Maryland ; Notes Illustrative of the Most by George Adolphus Hanson (1876)
"... when hce shott, tould ye wenches, what he kild, but at present was loth to tell his master, but after ye boy tould your deponent, that Price shott at ..."
6. The Council Book of the Corporation of Youghal: From 1610 to 1659, from 1666 by Youghal, Ireland Corporation, Richard Caulfield (1878)
"43. Donell 0 Kiltie, picke. 44. John Hackett, do. 45. John Row, shott. 46. ... John Evias, shott 37. W». Evias, pick.^ " The names of the Warde of ..."