fruitwood

[froot-woo d]

noun

any of various woods from fruit-bearing trees, used for cabinetmaking and the like.

Nearby words

  1. fruitive,
  2. fruitless,
  3. fruitlessly,
  4. fruitlet,
  5. fruits ye shall know them, by their,
  6. fruity,
  7. frum,
  8. frumbierding,
  9. frumentaceous,
  10. frumentius

Origin of fruitwood

First recorded in 1925–30; fruit + wood1

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019