Meaning of “wooden” in the English Dictionary

"wooden" in English

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uk /ˈwʊd.ən/ us /ˈwʊd.ən/

wooden adjective (WOOD)

A2 made of wood:

The house was surrounded by a tall, wooden fence.
Stir the mixture with a wooden spoon.

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(Definition of “wooden” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wooden" in American English

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us /ˈwʊd·ən/

wooden adjective (MADE OF HARD MATERIAL)

[ not gradable ] made of wood:

They ate at a long wooden table.

wooden adjective (AWKWARD)

stiff and awkward, or lacking expression:

She’s a wooden speaker.

(Definition of “wooden” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)