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Definition of Wooden
WoodenWooden Wood"en, a.
1. Made or consisting of wood; pertaining to, or resembling,
wood; as, a wooden box; a wooden leg; a wooden wedding.
2. Clumsy; awkward; ungainly; stiff; spiritless.
When a bold man is out of countenance, he makes a
very wooden figure on it. --Collier.
His singing was, I confess, a little wooden. --G.
(a) (Cambridge University, Eng.) The last junior optime
who takes a university degree, -- denoting one who is
only fit to stay at home and stir porridge. ``We
submit that a wooden spoon of our day would not be
justified in calling Galileo and Napier blockheads
because they never heard of the differential
(b) In some American colleges, the lowest appointee of the
junior year; sometimes, one especially popular in his
class, without reference to scholarship. Formerly, it
was a custom for classmates to present to this person
a wooden spoon with formal ceremonies.
Wooden ware, a general name for buckets, bowls, and other
articles of domestic use, made of wood.
Wooden wedding. See under Wedding.
Meaning of Wooden from wikipedia
- carbon dating
and in some species
when a wooden object
was created. People
have used wood for thousands
- John Robert Wooden
(October 14, 1910 – June 4, 2010) was an American basketball player
and head coach
at the University
of California, Los Angeles. Nicknamed...
- In the United
States, a wooden nickel
is a wooden token
coin, usually issued
by a merchant
or bank as a promotion, sometimes redeemable
for a specific...
Owen identified three
of clogs: wooden
upper, wooden soled
and overshoes. Wooden upper
clogs; are made by hollowing
out a lump of solid...
- Wooden Spoon
spoon, implement Wooden spoon
(award) Australian rugby league wooden spooners County Championship Wooden Spoons
- Wooden horse
to: The Wooden
Horse, a 1950 POW escape
film Wooden horse
(device), torture device Trojan
Horse, wooden horse
of Troy A wooden
of one tie plus the width
of one crib.) The number
of ties is 3,250 wooden crossties
per mile (2019 ties/km, or 40 ties per 65 feet) for wood ties...
- A wooden spoon
is an award
that is given
to an individual
or team who/which has come last in a competition. Examples range
from the academic
- The wooden
ox (木牛流馬; lit. wooden
ox and flowing
horse) was a single-wheeled cart with two handles
(i.e., a wheelbarrow) whose invention within China
- coasters, where
to a wooden
track, first appeared
in the early
1800s. Although wooden roller coasters
are still being
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