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. wooden(adj)

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

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

  2. wooden(adj)

    lacking ease or grace

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

Wiktionary

  1. wooden(Adjective)

    Made of wood: "a wooden boat".

  2. wooden(Adjective)

    As if made of wood (figuratively):

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wooden(adj)

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

  2. Wooden(adj)

    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

How to pronounce wooden?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say wooden in sign language?

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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. Carl Sandburg:

    History is a living horse laughing at a wooden horse. History is a wind blowing where it listeth. History is no sure thing to bet on. History is a box of tricks with a lost key. History is a labyrinth of doors with sliding panels, a book of ciphers with the code in a cave of the Saragossa sea. History says, if it pleases, Excuse me, I beg your pardon, it will never happen again if I can help it.

  2. Martin Passingham:

    In the main hut there is stuff everywhere, a coal shovel beside the stove, jars and containers of food on the shelf, wooden spoons left on the kitchen bench, all of these things really do tell the story more thoroughly.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    A bad book with a good cover is nothing but a wooden house with a golden door.

  4. 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.

  5. Dick Bryce:

    He'd talk the leg off a wooden indian.

Images & Illustrations of wooden

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