wough

noun \ˈwō, ˈwȯ\

Definition of wough

plural

-s

  1. 1 dialectal, British :  the wall or partition of a house

  2. 2 Scottish :  the wall rock beside a vein of lead

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Origin and Etymology of wough

Middle English wogh, from Old English wōg, wāh; akin to Old Frisian wāch wall, Old Saxon wēg, Latin vincire to bind, lace — more at vetch


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