[hair-woo d]


the greenish-gray wood of the sycamore maple, used for making furniture.

Nearby words

  1. hareem,
  2. harelip,
  3. harem,
  4. harem pants,
  5. harestail,
  6. harewood house,
  7. harfleur,
  8. hargeisa,
  9. hargreaves,
  10. hargreaves, james

Origin of harewood

1655–65; variant of obsolete airewood, equivalent to obsolete aire harewood (< dialectal German ÄhreVulgar Latin *acre, Latin acer maple) + wood1

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