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

Translation of wood in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable
    (material) madera (feminine)
    (firewood) leña (feminine)
    it's made of wood throw some more wood on the fire to touch wood or (US) knock on wood (before noun) wood carver wood stove
    (for heating) estufa (feminine) de or a leña
    (for cooking) cocina (feminine) de or a leña
    (Colombia) (Mexico) estufa (feminine) de or a leña
    Example sentences
    • This will become the first housing scheme in the UK to be communally heated with piped hot water from a single boiler fuelled by waste wood from local timber.
    • You are much less likely to be arrested for destroying London trees if you buy planks of wood from a local timber merchant.
    • He said that in Jepara, the center of Central Java's furniture industry, the quality of teak wood was poor.
  • 2 (wooded area) (often plural) oak wood
    robledal (masculine)
    bosque de robles
    we went for a walk in the wood(s)
    fuimos a caminar por el bosque
    to be out of the wood(s)
    estar fuera de peligro or a salvo
    Example sentences
    • No forests, woods or scrub lands are burning out of control.
    • Trees grown in woods and forests do not suffer from this anywhere nearly as badly as lone trees that don't have any neighbours to shelter behind.
    • While U.S. campers backpack through woods and forest lands, Malaysian campers trek through the jungle.
  • 3 (Sport) 3.1 countable (in golf)
    palo (masculine) de madera
    Example sentences
    • All lines feature woods with high lofts, thin grips and lightweight graphite shafts.
    • The precious cargo of two dozen gutta-perch balls, three woods, three irons and a putter arrived at the doorstep of John Reid's new home in Yonkers not a day too soon.
    • I am an enthusiastic if occasional golfer: I can hit the ball well with my woods, but have little control over my irons.
    3.2 countable (in bowls)
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