(mt; m, def. 2), n. [F. See Motto.] 1. A word; hence, a motto; a device. [Obs.] Bp. Hall.
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Tarquin's eye may read the mot afar.
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2. A pithy or witty saying; a witticism. [A Gallicism]
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Here and there turns up a . . . savage mot.
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3. A note or brief strain on a bugle. Sir W. Scott.
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