What does the word dot mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To mark with a dot or dots; make dots.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A minute mark; speck; spot.

Usage examples for dot

  1. Beyond that who ever wanted to look up their annals, to reconstruct their steps and stages, to dot their i's in fine, or to " go behind" anything that was theirs? – The Finer Grain by Henry James
  2. And there he stood as still as a statue until the motor car was reduced to a small scarlet dot on the horizon. – The Motor Maids Across the Continent by Katherine Stokes