Meaning of WOODWORK in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ -ˌwərk ]


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

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.