/ (ˈwɛnɡeɪ) /
a large, straight tree Millettia laurentii of Central and West Africa valued for its hard dark wood, used in furniture and flooring
- the wood of this tree
- (as modifier)a wenge chair
How Hip Is Your Lingo? Take Our Slang Quiz!
If you aren’t already skilled in slang, then this quiz can get you up to speed in no time!
Question 1 of 11
OK Boomer can be perceived as pejorative, but it is mostly considered to be _____
Word Origin for wenge
C20: from a native African word
Words nearby wenge
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012