- Having many dots.
- I'm all for cheetahs, but why must they be so dotty?
- Mildly insane or excessively preoccupied; often, senile.
- My nan has got dottier and dottier since she's got to the age of eighty.
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- IPA: /ˈdɒti/
- Rhymes: -ɒti