Meaning of WOODWORK in English

WOODWORK

/ ˈwʊdwɜːk; NAmE -wɜːrk/ noun [ U ]

1.

things made of wood in a building or room, such as doors and stairs :

The woodwork needs painting.

( BrE )

He hit the woodwork (= the wooden frame of the goal in the game of football / soccer , etc.) twice before scoring.

2.

( BrE ) (also ˈwood·work·ing NAmE , BrE ) the activity or skill of making things from wood

IDIOMS

- blend / fade into the woodwork

- come / crawl out of the woodwork

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.