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  1. John Raleigh, 1865–1955, U.S. religious leader: Nobel Peace Prize 1946.

  2. Lucretia Coffin, 1793–1880, U.S. social reformer: advocate of women's rights.

  1. Sir Nev·ill Francis [nev-uhl], /ˈnɛv əl/, 1905–96, British physicist: developer of solid-state circuitry; Nobel Prize 1977.

Words Nearby Mott Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Mott in a sentence

  • It was nearly time for the change of watches, and when I returned to the deck I saw that Mott was already on the bridge.

    The Pirate of Panama | William MacLeod Raine
  • Leaving Mott at the wheel we adjourned to the deck saloon for a discussion of ways and means.

    The Pirate of Panama | William MacLeod Raine
  • Mott was reinforced by Kennedy's and Wheeler's batteries, and the hostile guns were soon silenced.

    Three Years in the Sixth Corps | George T. Stevens
  • Judge G. Mott, another special agent, who had been dispatched to examine Nesmiths superintendency, did the same.

  • Stacey found Mott in the county court-house, and a perfunctory examination soon put him in possession of a certificate.