royet

adjective

roy·​et
ˈrȯiə̇t
1
Scottish : unruly, wild
2
Scottish : mischievous, romping

Word History

Etymology

probably alteration of earlier riot, from Middle English, from riot entry 1

First Known Use

1737, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of royet was in 1737

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“Royet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/royet. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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