Rud vs Wud - What's the difference?
As an abbreviation rud
is (engineering|euphemism) (an explosion
As an adjective wud is
ruddle; red ochre
A fish, the rudd.
(label) To become red; redden.
To make red.
* 1887 , '', from ''The Merry Men and Other Tales and Fables ,
- Janet ran to him - she was fair wud wi' terror - an' clang to him, an' prayed him, for Christ's sake, save her frae the cummers; an' they, for their pairt, tauld him a' that was ken't, and maybe mair.