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Definition for woods (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of wood1
OTHER WORDS FROM woodwood·less, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for woods
“Scratch a liberal, find a fascist every time,” Woods tweeted in April.How James Woods Became Obama’s Biggest Twitter Troll|Asawin Suebsaeng|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Woods were shredded, the earth trembled and the ground exploded in showers of stone and red-hot metal splinters.
Corden has actually been attached to Into the Woods since the first reading of the screenplay two-and-a-half years ago.
He becomes especially earnest when the conversation turns to his role as The Baker in Into the Woods.
The Into the Woods director, it soon becomes clear, is itching to get something off his chest.
Woods gave place to stump-fields in which the young corn sprouted, silvered by the stars.The Maid-At-Arms|Robert W. Chambers
But the watcher made no movement, nor could I hear a sound, save that of the rising wind playing its dirge through the woods.In Hostile Red|Joseph Altsheler
There the precise punctures of a rabbit track dotted the level snow of the woods.The Secret of the Storm Country|Grace Miller White
Saussaye, the French commander, dashed for hiding in the woods.Canada: the Empire of the North|Agnes C. Laut
A cow grazed in the woods, which had been partly cleared of under-brush, and had the appearance of a park grove.Hatchie, the Guardian Slave; or, The Heiress of Bellevue|Warren T. Ashton
British Dictionary definitions for woods (1 of 6)
British Dictionary definitions for woods (2 of 6)
British Dictionary definitions for woods (3 of 6)
British Dictionary definitions for woods (4 of 6)
British Dictionary definitions for woods (5 of 6)
- a long-shafted club with a broad wooden or metal head, used for driving: numbered from 1 to 7 according to size, angle of face, etc
- (as modifier)a wood shot
- casks, barrels, etc, made of wood
- from the wood (of a beverage) from a wooden container rather than a metal or glass one