greenwood

noun

green·​wood ˈgrēn-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce greenwood (audio)
: a forest that is green with foliage

Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of greenwood was in the 13th century

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Cite this Entry

“Greenwood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/greenwood. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

greenwood

noun
green·​wood ˈgrēn-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce greenwood (audio)
: a forest that is green with leaves

Geographical Definition

Greenwood

geographical name

Green·​wood ˈgrēn-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce Greenwood (audio)
city south of Indianapolis in central Indiana population 49,791

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