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[woo d-zee] /ˈwʊd zi/
adjective, woodsier, woodsiest.
of, or characteristic or suggestive of, the woods:
a woodsy fragrance.
Origin of woodsy
1855-60, Americanism; wood1 + -s3 + -y1; cf. -sy Unabridged
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  • Planking salmon gives it a deep, woodsy taste and keeps it moist by protecting it from the flames.
  • The scenic region offers mountain views, woodsy forest, babbling creeks and tranquil lakes.
  • The cabins have a warm and woodsy decor with wood interior and overhead skylights.
  • Each cabin is styled differently, but all have a woodsy, log cabin feel.
  • The restaurant is also an architectural wonder, with a woodsy atmosphere and lots of soothing water features.
British Dictionary definitions for woodsy


adjective woodsier, woodsiest
(US & Canadian, informal) of, reminiscent of, or connected with woods: a woodsy mountain hideaway
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