Definitions of Nott

  1. Shorn.
  2. To shear.

Usage examples for Nott

  1. It was still raining, and the wind, which had increased to a gale, was dashing the drops against the slanting cabin windows with a sound like spray when Mr. Abner Nott sat before a table seriously engaged with his accounts. – Frontier Stories by Bret Harte
  2. For by the irony of circumstances, Mr. Nott was a Far Western farmer who had never seen a ship before, nor a larger stream of water than a tributary of the Missouri River. – Frontier Stories by Bret Harte
  3. This was Mr. Charles C. Nott, Jr. – Courts and Criminals by Arthur Train
  4. The saintly Harriet Newell, wife of another member of this distinguished company, died on the Isle of France, and her sorrowing husband returned to Bombay and rejoined his brethren Hall and Nott. – India’s Problem Krishna or Christ by John P. Jones