oat: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ōt), [key]
- a cereal grass, Avena sativa, cultivated for its edible seed.
- Usually, the seed of this plant, used as a food for humans and animals.
- any of several plants of the same genus, as the wild oat.
- a musical pipe made of an oat straw.
- to feel frisky or lively.
- to be aware of and use one's importance or power.
- See(def. 3).
- oat (Thesaurus)