Meaning of WOODWORK in English



Pronunciation: - ˌ w ə rk

Function: noun

Date: circa 1609

1 : work made of wood especially : interior fittings (as moldings or stairways) of wood

2 : a place or state of concealment, seclusion, or anonymity <witnesses came out of the woodwork when a reward was offered>

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