chiefly Scotland
: insane, mad

Examples of wud in a Sentence

an old miser whose obsession with money had driven him wud

Word History


alteration of wood entry 1

First Known Use

circa 1699, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wud was circa 1699

Dictionary Entries Near wud

Cite this Entry

“Wud.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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