- to worry or cause to worry
- (intr) to complain or moan
Word Origin for wherrit
perhaps from thwert, obsolete variant of thwart; compare worrit
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Examples from the Web for wherrit
Historical Examples of wherrit
Tis nothing to wherrit over, mother, 214 spoke Peggy cheerfully.
If the poor woman can bear it thee should not let it wherrit thee.