Jot Definition

jŏt
jots, jotted, jotting
noun
jots
A trifling amount; the smallest bit.
Webster's New World
Wiktionary
verb
jots, jotted, jotting
To make a brief, quick note of.
Webster's New World
To write down briefly or hastily.
Jot down an address.
American Heritage
Jot is defined as to write something quickly.
An example of jot is to take quick notes during a meeting at a job site.
YourDictionary

(usually with "over") To go quickly.

Just jot over there to the US Space and Rocket Center and give it a look.
Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Jot

Noun

Singular:
jot
Plural:
jots

Origin of Jot

  • Middle English jote from Latin iōta iota from Greek iota iota

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin iōta, from ἰῶτα (iōta).

    From Wiktionary

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