Definition of bottom verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

bottom

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtəm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtəm//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they bottom
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtəm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtəm//
 
he / she / it bottoms
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtəmz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtəmz//
 
past simple bottomed
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtəmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtəmd//
 
past participle bottomed
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtəmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtəmd//
 
-ing form bottoming
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtəmɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtəmɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin Old English botm, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch bodem ‘bottom, ground’ and German Boden ‘ground, earth’. Phrasal Verbsbottom out
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bottom