- a person who cuts down trees for firewood.
- a person who makes woodcuts.
Origin of woodcutter
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Examples from the Web for woodcutter
"Middlin'," answered the man, a woodcutter on the Steens estate.Two Sides of the Face
Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
The woodcutter's hut is empty and bare, and the master that made it is gone.Alcyone
So the woodcutter, not unnaturally, regarded his visitor with some suspicion.
Much surprise and interest are excited by this achievement of the woodcutter's son.Art in England
But the woodcutter was not the man to put himself out for such a trifle.The Blue Bird for Children
- a person who fells trees or chops wood
- a person who makes woodcuts
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