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COT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does cot mean? 

COT (noun)
  The noun COT has 3 senses:

1. a sheath worn to protect a finger
2. baby bed with high sides made of slats
3. a small bed that folds up for storage or transport

  Familiarity information: COT used as a noun is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


COT (noun)


Sense 1cot [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A sheath worn to protect a finger

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

cot; fingerstall

Hypernyms ("cot" is a kind of...):

sheath (a protective covering for a knife or sword)


Sense 2cot [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Baby bed with high sides made of slats

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

crib; cot

Hypernyms ("cot" is a kind of...):

baby bed; baby's bed (a small bed for babies; enclosed by sides to prevent the baby from falling)


Sense 3cot [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A small bed that folds up for storage or transport

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

camp bed; cot

Hypernyms ("cot" is a kind of...):

bed (a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep)

Meronyms (parts of "cot"):

leg (one of the supports for a piece of furniture)


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