routh

noun
\ ˈrau̇th How to pronounce routh (audio) , ˈrüth How to pronounce routh (audio) \

Definition of routh

chiefly Scotland
: plenty

First Known Use of routh

1668, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for routh

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