Dictionary.com

cutty stool

Save This Word!

noun Scot.
a low stool.
(formerly) a seat in churches where offenders against chastity, or other delinquents, received public rebuke.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of cutty stool

First recorded in 1765–75
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use cutty stool in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for cutty stool

cutty stool

noun
(formerly, in Scotland) the church seat on which an unchaste person sat while being harangued by the minister
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK