[ sneyk-wood ]
/ ˈsneɪkˌwʊd /
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Also called letterwood.
Words nearby snakewood
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Example sentences from the Web for snakewood
With the single exception of snakewood it is the heaviest wood for rod making and is only used for short bait-casting rods.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
Several species of Strychnos are considered infallible remedies for snake bites; hence are known as snakewood.