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

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.