What does woodwork mean?

Definitions for woodworkˈwʊdˌwɜrk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word woodwork.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. woodwork(noun)

    work made of wood; especially moldings or stairways or furniture

  2. carpentry, woodworking, woodwork(noun)

    the craft of a carpenter: making things out of wood


  1. woodwork(Noun)

    Something made from wood.

  2. woodwork(Noun)

    Wood product.

  3. woodwork(Noun)

    Working with wood.

    He does woodwork as a hobby.

  4. woodwork(Noun)

    A workshop or factory devoted to making wood products.

  5. woodwork(Noun)

    A place of concealment or obscurity.

  6. woodwork(Noun)

    The frame of the goal, i.e. the goalpost or crossbar.

    That goal was so close, it went in off the woodwork.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Woodwork(noun)

    work made of wood; that part of any structure which is wrought of wood


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of woodwork in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of woodwork in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Patrick Joseph Donohoe:

    Playoff times everyone comes out of the woodwork.

  2. Ado Machida:

    Mid-level bureaucrats are coming out of the woodwork ... and bringing up all of the issues that in the past were resolved, and re-opening cases.

  3. Burt Reynolds:

    There were films offered to me that wouldn't have been offered ever before, really good directors suddenly were coming out of the woodwork and asking me to work with them. I was thrilled.

  4. Carrejo Labendeira:

    We loved summer school. It was such a good time, we did arts and crafts, woodwork, ceramics. I just remember doing water balloon tosses, and we'd play fun games like truth and dare out in the park.

  5. Marcus Brown:

    Before, I felt like her epilepsy was a weight, something that burdened her every day of her life, whether others knew it or not, it was a secret, an embarrassment, something that separated her from the rest of the world. After she shared it, things changed. People came out of the woodwork with stories and kind words of encouragement, words of praise for being strong enough to share something so personal.

Images & Illustrations of woodwork

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Translations for woodwork

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • maalitolppa, puutyö, puusepänliike, puuesine, puutyöt, puutuote, ylärimaFinnish
  • träslöjd, slöjd, målramSwedish

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