He said sunthin' about the might of the majority, and the powerful corporations and rings, and that sot me off agin.
Many's the time he sot up all night with you when you was sick, and held you in his arms all day.
I hadn't had a good chance tu look at the feller before in arnest, but now as he sot agin me, I gin him considerable observation.
Wasn't it her knowed all the time who sot Mullins's barn afire?
They was all sot on your being her sweetheart, except me and her––and Joe.
Aunt Caroline came in then and sot down and began to knit, but didn't say nothin'.
It was another of his principles, and Caleb had a deserved reputation for adhering to principle and being "sot" in his ways.
I've sot hour after hour in them games, without ever takin' a pot.
I was a musin' on this thought at the breakfast-table where I sot with Cicely, the boy not bein' up.
Wall, I sot down a minnit to think it over, and then the trouble commenced.
late Old English sott "stupid person, fool," from Old French sot, from Gallo-Romance *sott- (cf. Medieval Latin sottus, c.800), of uncertain origin, with cognates from Portugal to Germany. Surviving meaning "one who is stupefied with drink" first recorded 1590s. As a verb, it is attested from c.1200, but usually besot.