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woodshed

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noun wood·shed \-ˌshed\

Simple Definition of woodshed

  • : a small building used for storing firewood

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of woodshed

  1. 1 :  a shed for storing wood and especially firewood

  2. 2 :  a place, means, or session for administering discipline

1777

First Known Use of woodshed

1777

Rhymes with woodshed

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woodshed

verb wood·shed

Definition of woodshed

woodsheddedwoodshedding

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  practice; especially :  to practice on a musical instrument



Origin of woodshed

probably from the former use of woodsheds for private practicing


First Known Use: 1936


WOODSHED Defined for Kids

woodshed

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noun wood·shed \ˈwu̇d-ˌshed\

Definition of woodshed for Students

  1. :  a shed for storing firewood




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