Definition of wrot in English:

wrot

Line breaks: wrot
Pronunciation: /rɒt
 
/

noun

[mass noun]
Timber with one or more surfaces planed smooth.
More example sentences
  • Fences of this type are usually painted and are therefore composed of wrot softwood throughout.
  • Sawn or wrot timber versions which are subject to warping need to be bolted or mortised and pinned together.
  • The timber used for the boards should be sawn not wrot.

Origin

1930s: alteration of wrought.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day internecine
Pronunciation: ˌɪntəˈniːsʌɪn
adjective
destructive to both sides in a conflict