Definition of Jock Scott in English:

Jock Scott

(also Jock Scot)


  • A large, colourful type of artificial fly made from a variety of different feathers, typically used for catching salmon; a fly of this type. Compare Jack Scott , John Scott .


Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Sporting Gazette. From the male forename Jock + the surname Scott.


Jock Scott

/ˌdʒɒk ˈskɒt/