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British English: /wʊd/
American English: /wʊd/

Translation of wood in German:

noun in sing. or pl.

  • 1 (area with trees)
    Wald Mask.
    somebody cannot see the wood for the trees [figurative]
    jemand sieht den Wald vor [lauter] Bäumen nicht [humorous]
    be out of the wood (British English) or (American English) woods [figurative]
  • 2 (substance, material)
    Holz Neutr.
    touch wood (British English) , knock [on] wood (American English)
    you'd better touch wood when you say that
    wenn du das sagst, klopfst du besser dreimal auf Holz
  • 3 (cask for beer, wine, etc.)from the wood
    vom Fass
    matured in the wood
    in Holzfässern gereift
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