Scotchman

[skoch-muh n]
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noun, plural Scotch·men.

Sometimes Offensive. Scotsman.
(lowercase) lingcod.

Origin of Scotchman

First recorded in 1560–70; Scotch + -man

Usage note

See Scotch.
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Scotchman

noun plural -men

(regarded as bad usage by the Scots) another word for Scotsman
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