woodworking

[woo d-wur-king]
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noun

the act or art of making things of wood.

adjective

pertaining to or used for shaping wood: woodworking tools.

Nearby words

  1. woodwaxen,
  2. woodwind,
  3. woodwinds,
  4. woodwork,
  5. woodworker,
  6. woodworm,
  7. woody,
  8. woody nightshade,
  9. woodyard,
  10. woof

Origin of woodworking

First recorded in 1870–75; wood1 + working

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British Dictionary definitions for woodworking

woodworking

noun

the process of working wood

adjective

of, relating to, or used in woodworking
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