woodpile

[ woo d-pahyl ]
/ ˈwʊdˌpaɪl /

noun

a pile or stack of firewood.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. woodman,
  2. woodmancraft,
  3. woodmere,
  4. woodnote,
  5. woodpecker,
  6. woodprint,
  7. woodridge,
  8. woodrow,
  9. woodruff,
  10. woodruff key

Origin of woodpile

First recorded in 1545–55; wood1 + pile1

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British Dictionary definitions for woodpile

woodpile

/ (ˈwʊdˌpaɪl) /

noun

a pile or heap of firewood
nigger in the woodpile See nigger (def. 3) offensive
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