Übersetzung von “wood” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


nounwood /wʊd/
uncountable the substance that comes from tree trunks
bois masculine

houses built out of wood
des maisons construites en bois

a wood fire
un feu de bois

to cut wood
couper du bois
the woods plural
a forest
les bois masculine plural

alone in the woods at night
seul dans les bois la nuit

(Übersetzung von “wood” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /wud/

(also adjective) (of) the material of which the trunk and branches of trees are composed

(de) bois
My desk is (made of) wood
She gathered some wood for the fire
I like the smell of a wood fire.

(often in plural) a group of growing trees

They went for a walk in the woods.

a golf-club whose head is made of wood.

wooded adjective

(of land) covered with trees

a wooded hillside.
wooden adjective

made of wood

en/de bois
three wooden chairs.
woody adjective

covered with trees

woody countryside.

(of a smell etc) of or like wood

de/du bois
the woody smell of truffles.
wood carving noun

the art of carving wood.

sculpture sur bois
woodcut noun

a print made by pressing a block of wood with design cut on it onto paper.

woodcutter noun

a person whose job is felling trees.

woodland noun

land covered with woods

région boisée
a stretch of woodland.
woodlouse noun (plural woodlice)

a tiny creature with a jointed shell, found under stones etc.

woodpecker noun

a type of bird which pecks holes in the bark of trees, searching for insects.

wood pulp noun

pulp from wood that can be used for making paper.

pulpe de bois
woodwind /-wind/ noun

(in an orchestra, the group of people who play) wind instruments made of wood.

woodwork noun

the art of making things from wood; carpentry

ébénisterie, menuiserie
He did woodwork at school.

the wooden part of any structure

boiserie, charpente
The woodwork in the house is rotting.
woodworm noun (plurals woodworm, woodworms)

the larva of a certain type of beetle, which bores into wood and destroys it.

ver du bois
out of the wood(s)

out of danger

tiré d’embarras
They’re not out of the woods yet – there are still a lot of enemy tropps in the surrounding areas.

(Übersetzung von “wood” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)