tot

2
[ tot ]
/ tɒt /

verb (used with or without object), tot·ted, tot·ting.

to add; total (often followed by up).

noun

a total.
the act of adding.
British Informal. a column of numbers to be added.

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Origin of tot

2
1745–55; < Latin: so much, so many

OTHER WORDS FROM tot

un·tot·ted, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for totting (1 of 3)

totting
/ (ˈtɒtɪŋ) /

noun

British the practice of searching through rubbish for usable or saleable items

Word Origin for totting

C19: of unknown origin

British Dictionary definitions for totting (2 of 3)

tot1
/ (tɒt) /

noun

a young child; toddler
mainly British a small amount of anything
a small measure of spirits

Word Origin for tot

C18: perhaps short for totterer; see totter

British Dictionary definitions for totting (3 of 3)

tot2
/ (tɒt) /

verb tots, totting or totted

(usually foll by up) mainly British to total; add

Word Origin for tot

C17: shortened from total or from Latin totum all
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