Meaning of “woods” in the English Dictionary

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"woods" in American English

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woodsplural noun

us /wʊdz/ also wood, /wʊd/

an area of land covered with a thick growth of trees:

Shaded from the sun, the woods were cool and quiet.
adjective us /ˈwʊd·ɪd/

The house stood on a wooded hillside.

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