Wherret
Wherret Wher"ret, v. t. [From {Whir}.] [Also spelled {whirret}.] 1. To hurry; to trouble; to tease. [Obs.] --Bickerstaff. [1913 Webster]

2. To box (one) on the ear; to strike or box (the ear); as, to wherret a child. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]


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