Spanish translation of “wood”
wood noun /wud/
› (also adjective) (of) the material of which the trunk and branches of trees are composed
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.
palo de madera
wooded adjective › (of land) covered with trees
a wooded hillside. wooden adjective › made of wood
three wooden chairs. woody adjective › covered with trees
woody countryside. › (of a smell etc) of or like wood
the woody smell of truffles. wood carving noun › the art of carving wood.
tallado en madera
woodcut noun › a print made by pressing a block of wood with design cut on it onto paper.
grabado en madera
woodcutter noun › a person whose job is felling trees.
woodland noun › land covered with woods
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.
pulpa de madera
woodwind /-wind/ noun › (music) (in an orchestra, the group of people who play) wind instruments made of wood.
instrumentos de viento de madera
woodwork noun › the art of making things from wood; carpentry
He did woodwork at school. › the wooden part of any structure
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.
out of the wood(s) › out of danger
estar a salvo
They’re not out of the woods yet – there are still a lot of enemy tropps in the surrounding areas.