[ pek-er-woo d ]
/ ˈpɛk ərˌwʊd /
Southern U.S. small or insignificant: He makes a living farming and running a peckerwood sawmill.
Words nearby peckerwood
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Examples from the Web for peckerwood
Perhaps I didn't quite believe in the red-headed Peckerwood myself just then, and felt unable to incarnate him to Matthew.
Matthew lingered behind the others and helped me feed the old red ally and Mrs. Ewe and Peckerwood Pup.