Freat vs Frett - What's the difference?

freat | frett |


As nouns the difference between freat and frett

is that freat is while frett is a vitreous compound, used by potters in glazing, consisting of lime, silica, borax, lead, and soda or frett can be (mining) the worn side of the bank of a river.

freat

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • frett

    English

    Etymology 1

    See frit.

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • A vitreous compound, used by potters in glazing, consisting of lime, silica, borax, lead, and soda.
  • Etymology 2

    See fret.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (mining) The worn side of the bank of a river.
  • (Webster 1913)