driftwoodnoun [ U ]uk /ˈdrɪft.wʊd/ us /ˈdrɪft.wʊd/
Examples from literature
- A quantity of driftwood lined the base of the cliff.
- His antlers were like a bit of driftwood.
- One of the pieces of driftwood had been cut by a sharp instrument.
- There was plenty of driftwood, and our fires were always cheery and comfortable.
- Willow bushes drop no branches, and driftwood was our only source of supply.