Meaning of “cot” in the English Dictionary


"cot" in English

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cotnoun [ C ]

uk /kɒt/ us /kɑːt/

UK US crib a small bed for a baby or young child with high bars around the sides so that the child cannot fall out

US UK camp bed a light bed that can be folded so that it can be easily carried and stored

Indian English a narrow bed

(Definition of “cot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cot" in American English

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cotnoun [ C ]

us /kɑt/

a narrow bed made of strong material attached to a frame, esp. one that can be folded and easily carried

(Definition of “cot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)