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Wroth Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    wroth adj : vehemently incensed and condemnatory; "they trembled before the wrathful queen"; "but wroth as he was, a short struggle ended in reconciliation" [syn: wrathful, wrothful]
Wroth Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Wroth \Wroth\, a. [OE. wroth, wrap, AS. wr[=a][eth] wroth, crooked, bad; akin to wr[=i][eth]an to writhe, and to OS. wr[=e][eth]angry, D. wreed cruel, OHG. reid twisted, Icel. rei[eth]r angry, Dan. & Sw. vred. See Writhe, and cf. Wrath.] Full of wrath; angry; incensed; much exasperated; wrathful. ``Wroth to see his kingdom fail.'' --Milton. Revel and truth as in a low degree, They be full wroth [i. e., at enmity] all day. --Chaucer. Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell. --Gen. iv. 5.
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  • Wroth: Wroth is a surname, and may refer to: Krysty Wroth , a fictional character. Lawrence C. Wroth (1884 – 1970) an American historian ...
  • Lady Mary Wroth: Lady Mary Wroth (1587–1651/3) was an English poet of the Renaissance. A member of a distinguished literary English family, Wroth was ...
  • Thomas Wroth: Thomas Wroth may refer to. Thomas Wroth (politician, 16th century), (1516–1573), English courtier and politician. Thomas Wroth (politician, 17 ...
  • Robert Wroth: Robert Wroth may refer to: Robert Wroth (Middlesex MP), MP 1529 - 1536 Robert Wroth (Guildford MP) (1670-1820) Wroth, Robert.
  • William Wroth: William Wroth (1576–1642), a minister of the Church of England , is generally credited with the establishment of the first Independent ...
  • Henry Wroth: Sir Henry Wroth (d. 1671), second son of Henry, Sir Robert Wroth 's youngest son, acquired some fame as a royalist during the civil wars, ...
  • Lawrence C. Wroth: Lawrence Counselman Wroth (January 14, 1884 – December 25, 1970) was an American historian and the author of The Colonial Printer, the ...
  • Krysty Wroth: Krysty Wroth is a main character in James Axler's Deathlands saga of novels. A skilled and talented combatant and markswoman, her primary ...
  • Wroth Palmer Acland: Sir Wroth Palmer Acland K.C.B. (1770–1816), English soldier lieutenant-general, notable for his role in the Peninsular War . Biography ...
  • Wroth Baronets: The Wroth Baronetcy, of Blenden Hall in the County of Kent, was a title in the Baronetage of England . created on 29 November 1660 for John Wroth. ...

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