woody

1 [wood-ee]
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:
1325–75; Middle English; see wood1, -y1

woodiness, noun
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woody

2 [wood-ee]
noun, plural woodies. Slang.
a station wagon having wood or simulated-wood panels on the outside of the body.
Also, woodie.


Origin:
1960–65; wood1 + -y2

woody

3 [wuhd-ee, woo-dee] Chiefly Scot.
noun, plural woodies, adjective, woodier, woodiest.

Woody

[wood-ee]
noun
a male given name, form of Woodrow.

Guthrie

[guhth-ree]
noun
1.
A(lfred) B(ertram), Jr. 1901–91, U.S. novelist.
2.
Sir (William) Tyrone, 1900–71, English stage director and producer.
3.
Woodrow Wilson ("Woody") 1912–67, U.S. folk singer.
4.
a city in central Oklahoma: the former state capital.
5.
a male given name.

Herman

[hur-muhn]
noun
1.
Woodrow ("Woody") 1913–1987, U.S. jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and bandleader.
2.
a male given name: from Old English words meaning “army” and “ man.”
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Guthrie (ˈɡʌθrɪ)
 
n
1.  Samuel. 1782--1848, US chemist: invented percussion priming powder and a punch lock for exploding it, and discovered chloroform (1831)
2.  Sir (William) Tyrone. 1900--71, English theatrical director
3.  Woody, full name Woodrow Wilson Guthrie. 1912--67, US folk singer and songwriter. His songs include "So Long, it's been Good to Know you" (1940) and "This Land is your Land" (1944)

woody (ˈwʊdɪ)
 
adj , 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
 
'woodiness
 
n

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Herman
masc. proper name, from Ger. Hermann, from O.H.G. Hariman, lit. "man of war, warrior," from hari "host, army" + man "man."
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wood   (wd)  Pronunciation Key 
The thick xylem of trees and shrubs, resulting from secondary growth by the vascular cambium, which produces new layers of living xylem. The accumulated living xylem is the sapwood. The older, dead xylem in the interior of the tree forms the heartwood. Often each cycle of growth of new wood is evident as a growth ring. The main components of wood are cellulose and lignin.

woody adjective
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Example sentences
And he rode far in the woody wilderness without food or drink.
They infest a wide variety of plants, including woody types as well as flowers
  and vegetables.
But its stems were woody and its habit is described as similar to a mounding
  lantana.
Clean leaves from gutters, and remove woody vegetation growing against
  structures.
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