inwrought etymology

English word inwrought comes from English work

Detailed word origin of inwrought

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
work English (eng) (countable) A fortification.. (countable) A literary, artistic, or intellectual production.. (heading) Product; the result of effort.. (heading, uncountable) Effort.. (heading, uncountable) Employment.. (mining) Ore before it is dressed.. (physics) A measure of energy expended in moving an object; most commonly, force times distance. No work is done if the object does not move.. (physics, [...]
inwork English (eng) (intransitive) To work or operate within.. (transitive) To work in or into. (rare) Indoor work, work done inside the home.
inwrought English (eng) (figurative) Fixed, established, ingrained.. Having a design that has been worked or woven in.