Definition of wrought in English:


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Pronunciation: /rɔːt


  • 1(Of metals) beaten out or shaped by hammering.
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    • 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.
  • 2 [in combination] Made or fashioned in the specified way: well-wrought pop music


Middle English: archaic past and past participle of work.

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