wroth

adjective
\ ˈrȯth also ˈrōth How to pronounce wroth (audio) \

Definition of wroth

: intensely angry : highly incensed : wrathful

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Examples of wroth in a Sentence

I've been waxing wroth all afternoon!

First Known Use of wroth

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wroth

Middle English, from Old English wrāth; akin to Old High German reid twisted, Old English wrīthan to writhe

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wrostle

wrote

wrote the book on

wroth

wrothful

wrothy

wrought

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The first known use of wroth was before the 12th century

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