noun. ['ˈwʊdz'] the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area.
- second growth
- virgin forest
- rain forest
- old growth
- kingdom Animalia
Words that Rhyme with Woods
Example sentences of the word woods
1. Noun, plural
Hickory is one of the strongest woods available and can make an excellent walking stick.
Quotes containing the word woods
1. These woods are lovely, dark and deep,But I have promises to keep,And miles to go before I sleep,And miles to go before I sleep.
- Robert Frost, Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
2. There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
- Lord Byron
3. There is a pleasure in the pathless woods,There is a rapture on the lonely shore,There is society, where none intrudes,By the deep sea, and music in its roar:I love not man the less, but Nature more
- George Gordon Byron
noun. large greyish-brown edible fungus forming a mass of overlapping caps that somewhat resembles a hen at the base of trees.
- genus Polyporus
- Polyporus frondosus
- Grifola frondosa
noun. edible mild-tasting mushroom found in coniferous woodlands of eastern North America.
- genus Strobilomyces
- Strobilomyces floccopus