Definition of Rut


  • applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity
  • a settled and monotonous routine that is hard to escape
    "they fell into a conversational rut"
  • a groove or furrow (especially one in soft earth caused by wheels)


  • hollow out in the form of a furrow or groove
    "furrow soil"
  • be in a state of sexual excitement
    of male mammals
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Unscramble rut

3 unscramble word found using the letters rut.

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