What does Wooden mean?

Definitions for Wooden
ˈwʊd nWood·en

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. woodenadjective

    made or consisting of (entirely or in part) or employing wood

    "a wooden box"; "an ancient cart with wooden wheels"

  2. woodenadjective

    lacking ease or grace

    "the actor's performance was wooden"; "a wooden smile"

Wiktionary

  1. woodenadjective

    Made of wood: "a wooden boat".

  2. woodenadjective

    As if made of wood (figuratively):

Webster Dictionary

  1. Woodenadjective

    made or consisting of wood; pertaining to, or resembling, wood; as, a wooden box; a wooden leg; a wooden wedding

  2. Woodenadjective

    clumsy; awkward; ungainly; stiff; spiritless

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wooden' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2874

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wooden' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3134

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wooden' in Adjectives Frequency: #385

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wooden in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wooden in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Wooden in a Sentence

  1. Kriti Sharma:

    People spend years locked up in chains, wooden stocks, or goat sheds because families don't know what else to do, and the government doesn't do a good job of offering humane alternatives.

  2. Bob Knight:

    I have a lot of respect for Wooden as a coach, how he coached, he was a good coach, but from then on, and I don’t mind saying it, I don’t respect Wooden, because he allowed Sam Gilbert to do whatever it took to recruit kids. And one time he told me, he said ‘ I just did n’t know how to deal with Sam Gilbert. ’ And I ’m saying to Bob Knight ‘ I damn sure could have dealt with him, ’.

  3. Ross Anderson:

    We used a combination of all of the data supplied by ATSB, historical research and maritime archaeological analyses to determine both wrecks were in fact 19th Century merchant sailing ships – one wooden and one iron – both carrying coal.

  4. Spike Milligan, The Goons:

    For ten years Caesar ruled with an iron hand. Then with a wooden foot, and finally with a piece of string.

  5. Bill Norris:

    In the early days the game was n’t as physical as it is now. When I first started they played with wooden rackets so you had to have more finesse. We had some injuries for our time but we never had the rotator tears of the muscle.

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