roupet

adjective
roup·​et | \ ˈrōpə̇t, ˈrüp- \

Definition of roupet

Scottish
: afflicted with a sore throat : hoarse

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First Known Use of roupet

1677, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for roupet

Scots roup hoarseness + -et -ed

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“Roupet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roupet. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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