how to pronounce wrought


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wrought is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of wrought in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… finely wrought that you can see his ribs …”

meanings of wrought


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of wreak.
  2. Simple past tense and past participle of work.


  1. Having been worked or prepared somehow.

wrought frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word wrought occurs in english on average 3.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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