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woody1

[woo d-ee] /ˈwʊd i/
adjective, woodier, woodiest.
1.
abounding with woods; wooded.
2.
belonging or pertaining to the woods; sylvan.
3.
consisting of or containing wood; ligneous.
4.
resembling wood, as in appearance, texture, or toughness:
a woody vegetable.
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English; see wood1, -y1
Related forms
woodiness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for woodiness

woody

/ˈwʊdɪ/
adjective woodier, woodiest
1.
abounding in or covered with forest or woods
2.
connected with, belonging to, or situated in a wood
3.
consisting of or containing wood or lignin: woody tissue, woody stems
4.
resembling wood in hardness or texture
Derived Forms
woodiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for woodiness

woody

adj.

late 14c., "overgrown with trees and shrubs," from wood (n.) + -y (2). Of plants, "having a stem of wood," from 1570s. As a name for a kind of station wagon with wood panels, by 1961, U.S. surfer slang (real wood exterior panels were rare after 1951 and the last use of real wood was in the 1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon). Slang meaning "erection" attested by 1990 (for hardness).

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Slang definitions & phrases for woodiness

woody

noun
  1. A station wagon with wooden outside trim: Get your woody working (1950s+ Surfers, orig a wooden surfboard)
  2. An erect penis

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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