Definition of Plott in English:

Plott

(also Plott hound)

noun

  • A hunting dog of a breed developed from German stock by the Plott family of North Carolina. It has a smooth dark brown coat and large drooping ears.

    • ‘The Plott hound is a fantastic dog.’
    • ‘The powerful, well muscled, yet streamlined Plott combines courage with athletic ability.’

Origin

Late 18th century: named after the Plott family of North Carolina, who developed the breed from wild boar hounds brought from Germany in 1750.

Pronunciation

Plott

/plɒt/