What is another word for wood?

543 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ wˈʊd], [ wˈʊd], [ w_ˈʊ_d]

Wood is an important and versatile material that has a wide variety of uses - from construction and furniture-making to paper production and fuel. As a generic term, wood can refer to any type of solid, organic material that comes from trees. However, there are many specific synonyms for the word wood that can be used to describe different types or aspects of this material. For example, lumber and timber typically refer to processed wood that has been cut and prepared for use in building or other applications. Other synonyms for wood include hardwood, softwood, firewood, and driftwood - each of which highlights different properties or qualities of the material.

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What are the hypernyms for Wood?

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Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for wood (as nouns)

Usage examples for Wood

The dying wood fire suddenly burst into flame; Athena looked round her.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
I mean to put enough wood in here to last you the rest of the day-and go-" "Mr. 'Arry!
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
Harry dropped his wood on the fire and threw back his head and laughed.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

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