self-wrought


self-wrought

verb

  1. Archaic except in some senses. a simple past tense and past participle of work.

adjective

  1. worked.
  2. elaborated; embellished.
  3. not rough or crude.
  4. produced or shaped by beating with a hammer, as iron or silver articles.

verb

  1. archaic a past tense and past participle of work

adjective

  1. metallurgy shaped by hammering or beating
  2. (often in combination) formed, fashioned, or worked as specifiedwell-wrought
  3. decorated or made with delicate care

mid-13c., from past participle of Middle English werken (see work).

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