adjective• archaic or West Indian
- Stupid or silly: dotish foreign TV programmesMore example sentences
- This ministry thinks parents and children are dotish, therefore they can treat us like fools and we should accept this treatment.
- I could tell you that Mr Panday is one of the few persons without a racist bone in his body, and he is fed up with al this dotish racism talk.
- The fisherfolk there know that, which is why they did not mount an armada and head for Tobago after her dotish talk.
early 16th century: from obsolete dote 'folly' + -ish1.