1. adjective form of rut
ruts (plural noun)
  1. a long deep track made by the repeated passage of the wheels of vehicles.
    "a stretch of road made impassable by ruts, holes, or waterlogging"
    wheel track · furrow · groove · track · trough · ditch · trench · gutter ·
    gouge · crack · hollow · hole · pothole · cavity · crater
  2. a habit or pattern of behaviour that has become dull and unproductive but is hard to change.
    "the EC was stuck in a rut and was losing its direction"
    boring routine · humdrum existence · routine job · same old round ·
    groove · grind · daily grind · treadmill · dead end · assembly line
late 16th century: probably from Old French rute ( see route).
ruts (plural noun)
  1. an annual period of sexual activity in deer and some other mammals, during which the males fight each other for access to the females.
    "a moose in rut"
ruts (third person present) · rutted (past tense) · rutted (past participle) · rutting (present participle)
  1. (of a deer or other mammal) engage in the rut.
    "a rutting stag"
late Middle English: from Old French, from Latin rugitus, from rugire ‘to roar’.
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Laguages Translations
Arabic راتيش
Cantonese (Traditional) 鲁特蒂
Chinese Simplified 鲁特蒂
Chinese Traditional 魯特蒂
Czech chlípný
German überdimensionale
Hindi त्तीश
Icelandic ryðlega
Japanese さかりのついた
Romanian desfrânat
Serbian (Cyrillic) руттисх
Telugu రుత్టిష్
Urdu شہوتی
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