/ (ˈwɪtrət) /
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Word Origin for whittret
Old English whytrate, whittratt; perhaps from hwīt white + rætt rat
Words nearby whittret
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How to use whittret in a sentence
Fitzherbert and Whittret had left the glen, with their band of attendants.
These men are not ordinary cottars, Mr. Whittret—you understand their position.