today's wwftd is... assot
- the worthless word for the day is: assot
[fr. F. assoter < L. ad- + sot, a fool] /as SOT/
obs. : to make a fool of, infatuate, befool
(not to be confused with asset)
"They assot themselves, they will not conceive aright
of their estates."
- Bp. Andrewes, Sermons (a1626)
"[H]e counted on King Mark to be so assoted with Isolde
that he would plunge his hands into her robe rather
than deeply into the supposed treasure."
- Thomas Berger, Arthur Rex (1978)