woodpile

[woo d-pahyl]
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Origin of woodpile

First recorded in 1545–55; wood1 + pile1
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Related Words for woodpile

kindling, woodpile

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British Dictionary definitions for woodpile

woodpile

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