Definition of dotish in English:


Line breaks: dot¦ish
Pronunciation: /ˈdəʊtɪʃ


archaic or West Indian
  • Stupid or silly: dotish foreign TV programmes
    More 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.

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