[ ee-got ]

  1. the honor of winning at least one Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony in competitive rather than honorary categories: How many people have earned an EGOT?

  2. a person who has achieved such an honor by winning all four awards: He is just an Oscar away from being an EGOT.

verb (used without object)
  1. to achieve such an honor: She is one of the few entertainers to EGOT.

Origin of EGOT

First recorded in 1984; from the initial letters of Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony

Words Nearby EGOT Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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