HyperDic: wooden

English > 2 senses of the word wooden:
ADJECTIVEallwoodenmade or consisting of (entirely / entirely or in part) or employing wood
allwoodenlacking ease / ease or grace
wooden > pronunciation
Soundswuh'dahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > wooden: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningmade or consisting of (entirely / entirely or in part) or employing wood.
Examples
  • "a wooden box"
  • "an ancient cart with wooden wheels"
Broaderwoodymade of or containing or resembling wood
Spanishde madera
English > wooden: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaninglacking ease / ease or grace.
Examples
  • "the actor's performance was wooden"
  • "a wooden smile"
Broaderawkwardlacking grace or skill in manner or movement or performance
Nounswoodennessthe quality of being wooden and awkward
Adverbswoodenlywithout grace

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