mill·​work | \ ˈmil-ˌwərk How to pronounce millwork (audio) \

Definition of millwork

: woodwork (such as doors, sashes, or trim) manufactured at a mill

Examples of millwork in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Indoors, visitors will find hardwood floors throughout the home, original millwork, three wood-burning fireplaces and a solarium. Mary Carole Mccauley,, 15 Sep. 2021 Despite owner neglect, followed by vandals and squatters, some original oak millwork has survived. oregonlive, 10 Sep. 2021 Intricate ceiling moldings, millwork and stone floors add to the character. Lauren Beale, Forbes, 7 Sep. 2021 The homes are typically dripping in ornamental millwork to create the look of a Mississippi riverboat. Kelly Kazek |, al, 31 Aug. 2021 Built in 1925, the apartment is overflowing in period charm, particularly in the arched doorways, sconces, fancy millwork and herringbone hardwood floors. cleveland, 27 Aug. 2021 Located in the Shady Canyon neighborhood of Irvine, Calif., the seven-bedroom, Mediterranean-style house is nearly 13,000 square feet and is decorated with ornate millwork and upholstered walls. E.b. Solomont, WSJ, 23 July 2021 Last month, Portland’s Creative Woodworking Northwest Inc. was issued a $8,900 fine for willfully failing to ensure that face coverings were worn inside its millwork shop, according to the state. Jamie Goldberg, oregonlive, 8 June 2021 Custom millwork, rich wood finishes, vintage elements, and new lighting created a stylish space that feels period-appropriate in their 130-year-old home. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 23 June 2021

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First Known Use of millwork

1865, in the meaning defined above

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23 Sep 2021

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“Millwork.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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