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noun [U]  /ˈlʌm·bər/ us  

lumber noun [U] (WOOD)

wood that has been cut into various lengths for building


verb [I always + adv/prep]  /ˈlʌm·bər/ us  

lumber verb [I always + adv/prep] (MOVE)

to move in a slow, awkward, and heavy way: A noisy, old, pickup truck lumbered past.
Translations of “lumber”
in Spanish maderos, maderas, trasto…
in Arabic خَشَب البِناء…
in Korean 재목…
in Portuguese madeira…
in French bois de charpente, bric-à-brac…
in German das Bauholz, das Gerümpel…
in Catalan fusta…
in Japanese 材木…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缓慢笨拙地移动…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緩慢笨拙地移動…
in Italian legname…
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