DOTE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Dote Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To be weak-minded, silly, or idiotic; to have the intellect impaired, especially by age, so that the mind wanders or wavers; to drivel.
  2. (n.) An imbecile; a dotard.
  3. (v. i.) To be excessively or foolishly fond; to love to excess; to be weakly affectionate; -- with on or upon; as, the mother dotes on her child.
  4. (v. i.) To act foolishly.
  5. (n.) A marriage portion. [Obs.] See 1st Dot, n.
  6. (n.) Natural endowments.


• Doted Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Half-rotten; as, doted wood.
  2. (imp. & p. p.) of Dote
  3. (a.) Stupid; foolish.


• Dotehead Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A dotard.


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