(noun, adjective)


1. of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic language

- Scots Gaelic

- the Scots community in New York

- `Scottish' tends to be the more formal term as in `The Scottish Symphony' or `Scottish authors' or `Scottish mountains'

Similar word(s): scotch, scots


1. the dialect of English used in Scotland

Similar word(s): scots

Definition categories: communication, english