/ (kɔɪt) /
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Australian slang buttocks; backsideAlso: quoit
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Word Origin for coit
C20: perhaps a variant and special use of quoit, referring to roundness
Words nearby coit
Cointreau, coinventor, coir, Coire, coistrel, coit, coital, coital exanthema, coition, coitus, coitus interruptus
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How to use coit in a sentence
In 1872, the second president of the University of California, Daniel Coit Gilman, said science was "the mother of California."The Golden State Is Crumbling|Joel Kotkin|September 2, 2011|DAILY BEAST
But, if bi-coit-suk does not mean twins, I am greatly mistaken.Left on Labrador|Charles Asbury Stephens
Dr. Coit need not fear that ridicule will excite apprehensions about the multiplication table.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote
What a charm ther is abaat owt new; whether it's a new year or a new waist-coit.
Aw tell'd him he'd made a fooil on me, an' aw consider'd mysen dropt on, but noa moor nor he wor wi' havin' to leave th' coit.
As sooin as he coom near th' coit he could hear him snoaring away ommost as laad as a trombone.Yorksher Puddin'|John Hartley