Topic: BIRDS

Date: 1200-1300
Origin: Perhaps from Middle Dutch coet


coot [countable]
1HBB a small black and white water bird with a short beak

old coot

American English informal an old man who you think is strange or unpleasant:
a miserable, mean old coot

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