Definition of wrought in English:

wrought

Syllabification: wrought
Pronunciation: /rôt
 
/
archaic past and past participle of work

adjective

  • (Of metals) beaten out or shaped by hammering.
    More example sentences
    • The family later moved to Wheldrake, where they bought The Forge and specialised in wrought ironwork.
    • Until the industrial revolution, the most widespread use of iron was in its wrought form.
    • The lane was guarded by two enormous iron wrought gates, which currently lay open.

Usage

See wreak (usage).

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