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  • Where"ret (?), v. t. From Whir.

    1. To hurry; to trouble; to tease. Obs. Bickerstaff.

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

    Webster's 1913 Dictionary

    March 13, 2013