ovenwood

[ uhv-uhn-wood ]
/ ˈʌv ənˌwʊd /

noun

brushwood; deadwood fit only for burning.

QUIZZES

FOR LEXICAL ALIMENTATION, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Nourish your vocabulary with a refresher on the words from the week of September 14–20, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “blatherskite” mean?

Origin of ovenwood

First recorded in 1785–95; oven + wood1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020