What does wooden mean?

Definitions for woodenˈwʊd n

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"


  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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dick Bryce:

    He'd talk the leg off a wooden indian.

  2. Stina Eriksson:

    Overall, the wooden tops continue to be strong.

  3. Ernst Jünger, In Stahlgewittern (The Storm of Steel):

    Battles are won by iron hearts in wooden ships.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    In the middle of nowhere, an old wooden bridge is a golden bridge!

  5. David Eggleston:

    For me it was the wooden sextant, which appeared in fantastic shape.

Images & Illustrations of wooden

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