Translation of "wood" - English-Korean dictionary

wood

noun uk /wʊd/

A2 [ no plural ] the hard material that trees are made of

나무
a piece of wood

A2 (also woods) a large area of trees growing near each other

We went for a walk in the woods.
knock on wood US (UK touch wood)

said in order to avoid bad luck, either when you mention good luck that you have had in the past or when you mention hopes you have for the future

부정 타지 않게 행운을 비는 말
The deal will be agreed on Wednesday, knock on wood.
touch wood UK (US knock on wood)

said in order to avoid bad luck, either when you mention good luck that you have had in the past or when you mention hopes you have for the future

부정 타지 않게 행운을 비는 말
The deal will be agreed on Wednesday, touch wood.

(Translation of “wood” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)