Scots (

     adj : of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its
           people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic
           language; "Scots gaelic"; "the Scots community in New
           York"; "`Scottish' tends to be the more formal term as
           in `The Scottish Symphony' or `Scottish authors' or
           `Scottish mountains'"; "`Scotch' is in disfavor with
           Scottish people and is used primarily outside Scotland
           except in such frozen phrases as `Scotch broth' or
           `Scotch whiskey' or `Scotch plaid'" [syn: Scots, Scottish,
     n : the dialect of English used in Scotland [syn: Scottish, Scots,
          Scots English]