jot

  • 1 Jot — Jot, s. J …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 2 Jot — or JOT may refer to:* Iota and Jot, two esoteric computer languages * JOT (TV series), a syndicated, animated television series * , an online journal * An iota in the phrase one jot or one tittle ; cf. tittle …

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  • 3 jot — /jot/, v., jotted, jotting, n. v.t. 1. to write or mark down quickly or briefly (usually fol. by down): Jot down his license number. n. 2. the least part of something; a little bit: I don t care a jot. 3. not a jot or tittle, not a bit; not at… …

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  • 4 Jot — Jot, n. [L. iota, Gr. iw^ta the name of the letter [iota] (E. i, Heb. y[=o]d), the smallest letter of the Greek alphabet. Cf. {Iota}.] An iota; a point; a tittle; the smallest particle. Cf. {Bit}, n. [1913 Webster] Till heaven and earth pass, one …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 jot — jot·ni·an; jot·ter; jot·ting; jot; …

    English syllables

  • 6 Jot — Jot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jotted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jotting}.] To set down; to make a brief note of; usually followed by down. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 jot — ► VERB (jotted, jotting) ▪ write quickly. ► NOUN ▪ a very small amount: it made not a jot of difference. ORIGIN from Greek i ta, the smallest letter of the Greek alphabet (see IOTA(Cf. ↑iota)) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 jot — [jät] n. [L iota < Gr iōta, the letter i, the smallest letter (hence, very small thing): see IOTA] a trifling amount; the smallest bit vt. jotted, jotting [prob. < JOT the n.] to make a brief, quick note of: usually with down jotter n …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 jot — index iota, minimum Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 Jot — das; , <über got. jota u. lat. iota aus gr. iõta, vgl. 1↑Jota> zehnter Buchstabe des dt. Alphabets …

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  • 11 jot — (n.) 1520s, borrowing of L. jota, variant spelling of Gk. iota the letter i , the smallest letter in the alphabet, hence the least part of anything. The verb to make a short note of is attested from 1721. Related: Jotted; jotting …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 jot — n tittle, iota, *particle, bit, mite, smidgen, whit, atom …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 jot — [[t]ʤɒ̱t[/t]] jots, jotting, jotted 1) VERB If you jot something short such as an address somewhere, you write it down so that you will remember it. [V n prep/adv] Could you just jot his name on there. Syn: note down PHRASAL VERB Jot down means… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 jot — I = jot down jot UK [dʒɒt] / US [dʒɑt] or jot down UK / US verb [transitive] Word forms jot : present tense I/you/we/they jot he/she/it jots present participle jotting past tense jotted past participle jotted Word forms jot down : present tense… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 jot — jot1 [dʒɔt US dʒa:t] v past tense and past participle jotted present participle jotting jot down [jot sth<=>down] phr v to write a short piece of information quickly ▪ Let me jot down your number and I ll call you tomorrow. jot 2 jot2 n… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 jot — jot1 [ dʒat ] or ,jot down verb transitive to write something in a quick informal way jot jot 2 [ dʒat ] noun singular not a jot/not one jot OLD FASHIONED not at all or none at all …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 jot — 1 verb jotted, jotting jot sth down phrasal verb (T) to write something quickly: Let me jot down your number and I ll call you tomorrow. 2 noun not a jot BrE old fashioned not at all or none at all: It doesn t make a jot of difference …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 Jot — Jj J oder j (gesprochen: [jɔt], in Österreich [jeː]) ist der zehnte Buchstabe des lateinischen Alphabets und ein Konsonant. Der Buchstabe J hat in deutschen Texten eine durchschnittliche Häufigkeit von 0,27 %. Er ist damit der 24. häufigste… …

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  • 19 jot — 1. noun An iota; a point; a tittle; the smallest particle. He didnt care a jot for his work. 2. verb a) (usually with down ) To write quickly …

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  • 20 jot — [[t]dʒɒt[/t]] v. jot•ted, jot•ting, n. 1) to write or mark down quickly or briefly (usu. fol. by down) 2) the least amount; a little bit • Etymology: 1520–30; earlier iot, iote < L iōta < Gk iôta iota jot′ter, n …

    From formal English to slang


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