noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for shote

Historical Examples of shote

  • You pulled on him just as if he was a three-hundred pound shote.

    A Spoil of Office

    Hamlin Garland

  • I may sell the other shote next week and make up the balance of what you wanted.


    Bill Nye

  • Co'se de cunjuh man did n' hab ter wuk his roots but a little w'ile 'fo' he foun' out who tuk his shote, en den de trouble begun.

    The Conjure Woman

    Charles W. Chesnutt

  • T was a little bit of a shote—not a hog—just a shote, Poney—no bigger'n a lump of anthracite—I saw it—that made all the mess.

  • At those days the yoemen had their lymmes at lybertie, and their jackes were longe and easy to shote in.

British Dictionary definitions for shote



a variant spelling of shoat
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