Definitions for woodworkˈwʊdˌwɜrk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. objects or parts made of wood.

  2. interior wooden fittings, esp. of a house, as doors, stairways, or moldings.

    Category: Building Trades

Idioms for woodwork:

  1. come out of the woodwork,to emerge, as from a hiding place.

    Category: Idiom, Common Vocabulary

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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

Translations for woodwork

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the art of making things from wood; carpentry

He did woodwork at school.

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