Examples of oak in a Sentence
Tall oaks line the street.
The table is solid oak.
The cabinets are made of oak.
Recent Examples of oak from the Web
Four years later, it was reincorporated as the city of Oakland Park, named for the massive oaks in the area.
Smoke unwrapped ribs over oak wood at 250 degrees for two hours.
The oaks are among 30 trees the crew and others were to plant that day at sites throughout the city.
Even the red-leather interior seats (which often look outré in sedans) and dark gray oak-wood trim on the dashboard and doors looked and felt great.
Also on display will be a piece of the oak tree over which Our Lady appeared.
Only 795 acres of oak trees could be chopped down on those areas designated as agricultural watershed.
The ancient gnarled oak known as the Indian Trail Tree is showing all the signs of a bug infestation, including bore holes in its two trunk and trails of sawdust.
Hers features an acorn—a symbol for the oak trees of her hometown, which also convey growth and strength.
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Origin and Etymology of oak
OAK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of oak for English Language Learners
: a type of tree that grows in northern parts of the world and that produces acorns
: the wood of an oak tree
OAK Defined for Kids
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