ruttish

adjective
rut·​tish | \ ˈrə-tish How to pronounce ruttish (audio) \

Definition of ruttish

: inclined to rut : lustful

Other Words from ruttish

ruttishly adverb
ruttishness noun

First Known Use of ruttish

1607, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ruttish was in 1607

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ruttiness

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ruttle

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“Ruttish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ruttish. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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