besot[bē sät′, bi-]
besot definition by Webster's New World
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- besotted adjective
besot definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb be·sot·ted, be·sot·ting, be·sots
To muddle or stupefy, as with alcoholic liquor or infatuation.
Origin: be- + sot, to stupefy (from sot, fool; see sot) or from assot, to befool (from Old French assoter, from sot, foolish).