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Meaning of "wrought" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD WROUGHT

Variant of worht, from Old English geworht, past participle of ( ge) wyrcan to work.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF WROUGHT

wrought  [rɔːt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WROUGHT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wrought is a verb and can also act as an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb wrought in English.

WHAT DOES WROUGHT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Wrought

Wrought is the archaic form of "worked", the more commonly used past tense and past participle of work. Wrought may also refer to: ▪ Metalworking, the process of working with metals to create individual parts, assemblies, or large-scale structures. ▪ Wrought iron, iron with a very low carbon content that has been wrought by hand. ▪ Wrought, a band from Fayetteville, Arkansas. ▪ Wroughton, a village in Wiltshire, England. ▪ Famous quotation: "What hath God Wrought?" Samuel F.B. Morse...

Definition of wrought in the English dictionary

The first definition of wrought in the dictionary is shaped by hammering or beating. Other definition of wrought is formed, fashioned, or worked as specified. Wrought is also decorated or made with delicate care.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO WROUGHT

PRESENT

Present
I wrought
you wrought
he/she/it wroughts
we wrought
you wrought
they wrought
Present continuous
I am wroughting
you are wroughting
he/she/it is wroughting
we are wroughting
you are wroughting
they are wroughting
Present perfect
I have wroughted
you have wroughted
he/she/it has wroughted
we have wroughted
you have wroughted
they have wroughted
Present perfect continuous
I have been wroughting
you have been wroughting
he/she/it has been wroughting
we have been wroughting
you have been wroughting
they have been wroughting
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I wroughted
you wroughted
he/she/it wroughted
we wroughted
you wroughted
they wroughted
Past continuous
I was wroughting
you were wroughting
he/she/it was wroughting
we were wroughting
you were wroughting
they were wroughting
Past perfect
I had wroughted
you had wroughted
he/she/it had wroughted
we had wroughted
you had wroughted
they had wroughted
Past perfect continuous
I had been wroughting
you had been wroughting
he/she/it had been wroughting
we had been wroughting
you had been wroughting
they had been wroughting
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will wrought
you will wrought
he/she/it will wrought
we will wrought
you will wrought
they will wrought
Future continuous
I will be wroughting
you will be wroughting
he/she/it will be wroughting
we will be wroughting
you will be wroughting
they will be wroughting
Future perfect
I will have wroughted
you will have wroughted
he/she/it will have wroughted
we will have wroughted
you will have wroughted
they will have wroughted
Future perfect continuous
I will have been wroughting
you will have been wroughting
he/she/it will have been wroughting
we will have been wroughting
you will have been wroughting
they will have been wroughting
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would wrought
you would wrought
he/she/it would wrought
we would wrought
you would wrought
they would wrought
Conditional continuous
I would be wroughting
you would be wroughting
he/she/it would be wroughting
we would be wroughting
you would be wroughting
they would be wroughting
Conditional perfect
I would have wrought
you would have wrought
he/she/it would have wrought
we would have wrought
you would have wrought
they would have wrought
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been wroughting
you would have been wroughting
he/she/it would have been wroughting
we would have been wroughting
you would have been wroughting
they would have been wroughting
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you wrought
we let´s wrought
you wrought
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to wrought
Past participle
wroughted
Present Participle
wroughting
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WROUGHT


airport
ˈɛəˌpɔːt
bought
bɔːt
brought
brɔːt
caught
kɔːt
court
kɔːt
export
ˈɛkspɔːt
fort
fɔːt
forte
fɔːt
import
ɪmˈpɔːt
ort
ɔːt
ought
ɔːt
port
pɔːt
Porte
pɔːt
report
rɪˈpɔːt
resort
rɪˈzɔːt
short
ʃɔːt
sort
sɔːt
sport
spɔːt
support
səˈpɔːt
thought
θɔːt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WROUGHT

wrong-headedly
wrong-headedness
wrongdoer
wrongdoing
wronger
wrongful
wrongful arrest
wrongful dismissal
wrongful trading
wrongfully
wrongfulness
wrongly
wrongness
wrongous
wrongously
wrote
wroth
wrought iron
wrought ironwork
wrought-up

WORDS THAT END LIKE WROUGHT

aforethought
afterthought
bethought
dreadnought
drought
forethought
fought
free thought
hard-fought
malice aforethought
New Thought
nought
overbought
overwrought
rethought
second thought
sought
taught
unsought
unthought
unwrought

Synonyms and antonyms of wrought in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wrought» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WROUGHT

Find out the translation of wrought to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wrought from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wrought» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

锻造
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

forjado
570 millions of speakers

English

wrought
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गढ़ा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المطاوع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кованые
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

forjado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পেটা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

forgé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tempa
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schmiede
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

精巧に作られた
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

흥분한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wrought
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

rèn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

செய்யப்பட்ட
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गहन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dövme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

battuto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kute
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ковані
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

forjat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σφυρήλατο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gewerk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

wrought
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

smidd
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wrought

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WROUGHT»

The term «wrought» is very widely used and occupies the 22.215 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WROUGHT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «wrought» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «wrought» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wrought

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WROUGHT»

Discover the use of wrought in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wrought and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848
A panoramic history of the United States ranges from the 1815 Battle of New Orleans to the end of the Mexican-American War, interweaving political and military events with social, economic, and cultural history.
Daniel Walker Howe, 2009
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What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848
" Conceived under the general editorship of C. Vann Woodward and Richard Hofstadter, and now under the editorship of David M. Kennedy, this renowned series blends social, political, economic, cultural, diplomatic, and military history into ...
Daniel Walker Howe, 2007
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Decorative Wrought Ironwork Projects for Beginners
Originally published: Decorative wrought iron work, working drawings and working notes on the making of simple, useful articles from wrought iron, brass and copper. Peoria, Ill.: Manual Arts Press, 1937.
Thomas F. Googerty, 2013
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Wrought Iron and Its Decorative Use
A superb treasury of decorative wrought iron, this well-illustrated volume presents an informative survey of the ancient craft's practice throughout England.
Maxwell Ayrton, Arnold Silcock, 2003
5
Numerology: Or, What Pythagoras Wrought
Dudley describes the delusion of numerology, e.g. biorhythyms, and gives a history and a host of examples.
Underwood Dudley, 1997
6
Classic French Wrought Iron
From grilles and gates to balconies and complex lock and key mechanisms, this book traces the successive styles of decorative French ironwork over its 700-year development.
Raymond Lecoq, 2004
7
Early American Wrought Iron
Celebrates the art of the colonial blacksmith by examining the characteristics and design of wrought iron door hardware, balconies and braces, railings, gates, grilles, weathervanes, wall anchors, fireplace accessories, and household ...
Albert H. Sonn, 1979
8
Classic Wrought Ironwork Patterns and Designs
The splendid illustrations in this book represent outstanding examples of the ironworker's art.
Tunstall Small, Christopher Woodbridge, 2013
9
Revenge of the Wrought-Iron Flamingos
Every year, Yorktown, Virginia, relives its role in the Revolutionary War by celebrating the anniversary of the British surrender in 1781.
Donna Andrews, 2006
10
Cast and wrought aluminium bronzes: properties, processes ...
This book, which was commissioned by the Copper Development Association, is intended to bring up to date the information contained in the standard reference work by P. J. Macken and A. A. Smith published in 1966.
Harry J. Meigh, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WROUGHT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wrought is used in the context of the following news items.
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Human-wrought environmental changes impacting crops and …
Boston, MA ─ Changing environmental conditions around the globe caused by human activity could negatively impact the health of millions of people by ... «HSPH News, Jul 15»
2
Man found dead, impaled on wrought-iron fence in Sandy Springs
A man was found impaled on a wrought-iron fence behind a Sandy Springs home, police said Thursday. The body was spotted Thursday afternoon in the 7000 ... «Atlanta Journal Constitution, Jun 15»
3
The World Ike Wrought
America was founded in 1776, but it was only in 1953, with the inauguration of Dwight David Eisenhower as the 34th president, that it became a Christian nation. «Wall Street Journal, Jun 15»
4
Man arrested after stealing, selling rod iron fencing from Laurel …
... arrested Donald Cantrell Watkins, 57, for stealing and selling sections of historic wrought iron fencing from the city of Savannah's Laurel Grove Cemetery. «WTOC, May 15»
5
What hath 'Mad Men' nostalgia wrought?
The first time I watched “Mad Men,” I was struck by its ability to investigate how flourishing consumerism affected desire and perpetuated misogyny. Up to its final ... «Al Jazeera America, May 15»
6
What 'Wild' Has Wrought
ON THE PACIFIC CREST TRAIL, Calif. — THIS is arguably America's greatest hiking trail, a 2,650-mile serpentine path running through desert and wilderness ... «New York Times, May 15»
7
Eye-catching wrought-iron gates telling a tall Gothic tale
A crane last week hoisted two massive wrought-iron gates into place in front of the 12,000-square-foot English manor at 175 Nottingham Terrace. They will be ... «Buffalo News, May 15»
8
Wrought iron fence in North Buffalo raises eyebrows
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – It's the latest buzz in North Buffalo: the black wrought iron fence under construction at the property known as the “Miller Mansion”, at the ... «wivb.com, May 15»
9
This Map Shows the Full Extent of the Devastation Wrought by U …
It was a foggy morning as Captain William Turner navigated the RMS Lusitania through the final and most precarious leg of its voyage from New York City to ... «Smithsonian, May 15»
10
Wrought Iron Fences offer strength, beauty, and...
There's strength and beauty to wrought iron fences, notes Peel Fence Service in Newmarket, Ontario, an authorized dealer for Peel Fence Systems. When it ... «YorkRegion.com, May 15»

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