Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To reveal; disclose.
  • To betray.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To reveal; to disclose.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete To denounce (a person).
  • verb obsolete To reveal (a secret).
  • verb obsolete To betray.

Etymologies

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Middle English wreien, wraien, wrayen ("to show, make known, accuse"), from Old English wrēġan ("to urge, incite, stir up, accuse, impeach"), from Proto-Germanic *wrōgijanan. Akin to Dutch wroegen, German rügen, Swedish röja.

Examples

  • I don't care for Photorealism, but do like some Realist painters who have good composition, color, feeling and editing skills like John Register, an artist that Tony Peters turned me onto. posted by william wray at 12:33 PM

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Edward Seago perhaps my favorite British Landscape painter. posted by william wray at 10:12 AM

    Stills lifes and Charity Auction

  • Do have to tell you who is who? posted by william wray at 10:30 AM

    DRIVE SHE SAID/group show

  • Labels: Forum art Gallery posted by william wray at 7:24 PM

    Forum Alley

  • Got lazy and just picked out a grab bag of random artist scans I like posted by william wray at 11:04 PM

    Andy's

  • Edward Seago perhaps my favorite British Landscape painter. posted by william wray at 10:12 AM

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • Old artists I like JC Leyendecker posted by william wray at 5:39 PM

    Garbage Again

  • Dan Pinkham Gold Metal winner posted by william wray at 11:39 AM

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Motel 5x7 oil on linen posted by william wray at 8:26 PM

    see you

  • Old artists I like JC Leyendecker posted by william wray at 5:39 PM

    Archive 2009-05-01

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