Associations to the word «Woody»


WOODY, adjective. Covered in woods; wooded.
WOODY, adjective. (obsolete) Belonging to the woods; sylvan.
WOODY, adjective. Made of wood, or having wood-like properties.
WOODY, adjective. (botany) Non-herbaceous.
WOODY, adjective. (botany) Lignified: "the woody parts of a plant".
WOODY, noun. A station wagon that has a retro wooden exterior, often associated with Southern California surfing culture.
WOODY, noun. (vulgar) (slang) An erection.
WOODY, proper noun. A male given name, from a nickname for Woodrow.
WOODY NIGHTSHADE, noun. (herbalism) A shrubby plant, Solanum dulcamara.
WOODY PEAR, noun. The inedible, woody, pear-shaped fruit of several Australian proteaceous trees of the genus Xylomelum.
WOODY PEARS, noun. Plural of woody pear

Dictionary definition

WOODY, adjective. Made of or containing or resembling wood; "woody plants"; "perennial herbs with woody stems"; "a woody taste".
WOODY, adjective. Abounding in trees; "an arboreous landscape"; "violets in woodsy shady spots"; "a woody area near the highway".
WOODY, adjective. Made hard like wood as the result of the deposition of lignin in the cell walls.

Wise words

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