adjective, wood·i·er, wood·i·est.
Definition for woody (2 of 6)
noun, plural wood·ies. Slang.
Definition for woody (3 of 6)
noun, plural wood·ies, adjective, wood·i·er, wood·i·est.
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Examples from the Web for woody
So with Woody, his first 3-5 films will be your favorites, or your first 3-5 Sam Shepard plays will be your favorites.
I would have never predicted when I saw Cheers that Woody Harrelson was going to be one of the great actors of this generation.
Wally said, “One day, Woody Allen will pass, and people will wonder if he really lived.”
Woody Allen once remarked that 80 or 90 % of life was just showing up.Why We Should Delay The Israel-Palestinian Peace Process|Aaron David Miller|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Willie Watson is a throwback to the days of Woody Guthrie and early Bob Dylan.
To hear her sing—it is to hear The laugh of childhood ringing clear In woody path or grassy lane Our feet may never fare again.Riley Love-Lyrics|James Whitcomb Riley
That which was once the serpentine walk is now in a state of transformation, and is already become as woody as the rest.The Works of William Cowper|William Cowper
The fruit is a woody nut, globular or more or less angled, five-celled, with two seeds in each cell.Field and Woodland Plants|William S. Furneaux
Very attractive common flowers, with many stems, three to eight inches high, from a woody base.Field Book of Western Wild Flowers|Margaret Armstrong
Flowers with very thick or milky stems should be slit up about half an inch, and woody stems are best peeled for an inch or two.What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes|Dorothy Canfield Fisher
British Dictionary definitions for woody (1 of 2)
adjective woodier or woodiest
British Dictionary definitions for woody (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for woody (1 of 2)
late 14c., "overgrown with trees and shrubs," from wood (n.) + -y (2). Of plants, "having a stem of wood," from 1570s. As a name for a kind of station wagon with wood panels, by 1961, U.S. surfer slang (real wood exterior panels were rare after 1951 and the last use of real wood was in the 1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon). Slang meaning "erection" attested by 1990 (for hardness).