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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fagot, faggotverb

    a bundle of sticks and branches bound together

  2. faggot, fagotverb

    ornament or join (fabric) by faggot stitch

    "He fagotted the blouse for his wife"

  3. faggot, fagotverb

    fasten together rods of iron in order to heat or weld them

  4. faggot, fagot, faggot upverb

    bind or tie up in or as if in a faggot

    "faggot up the sticks"

Wiktionary

  1. fagotnoun

    A bundle of sticks, twigs or small tree branches bound together, usually with two bands or withes, while a bavin has only one.

  2. fagotnoun

    A (male) homosexual.

  3. fagotnoun

    NATO code name for the Soviet MiG-15 fighter aircraft.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fagotnoun

    a bundle of sticks, twigs, or small branches of trees, used for fuel, for raising batteries, filling ditches, or other purposes in fortification; a fascine

    Etymology: [F., prob. aug. of L. fax, facis, torch, perh. orig., a bundle of sticks; cf. Gr. fa`kelos bundle, fagot. Cf. Fagotto.]

  2. Fagotnoun

    a bundle of pieces of wrought iron to be worked over into bars or other shapes by rolling or hammering at a welding heat; a pile

    Etymology: [F., prob. aug. of L. fax, facis, torch, perh. orig., a bundle of sticks; cf. Gr. fa`kelos bundle, fagot. Cf. Fagotto.]

  3. Fagotnoun

    a bassoon. See Fagotto

    Etymology: [F., prob. aug. of L. fax, facis, torch, perh. orig., a bundle of sticks; cf. Gr. fa`kelos bundle, fagot. Cf. Fagotto.]

  4. Fagotnoun

    a person hired to take the place of another at the muster of a company

    Etymology: [F., prob. aug. of L. fax, facis, torch, perh. orig., a bundle of sticks; cf. Gr. fa`kelos bundle, fagot. Cf. Fagotto.]

  5. Fagotnoun

    an old shriveled woman

    Etymology: [F., prob. aug. of L. fax, facis, torch, perh. orig., a bundle of sticks; cf. Gr. fa`kelos bundle, fagot. Cf. Fagotto.]

  6. Fagotverb

    to make a fagot of; to bind together in a fagot or bundle; also, to collect promiscuously

    Etymology: [F., prob. aug. of L. fax, facis, torch, perh. orig., a bundle of sticks; cf. Gr. fa`kelos bundle, fagot. Cf. Fagotto.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. fagot

    A billet for stowing casks. A fascine (which see).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fagot in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fagot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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