timbered

adjective
tim·bered | \ ˈtim-bərd \

Definition of timbered 

1 : having walls framed by exposed timbers

2 : having a specified structure or constitution

3 : covered with growing timber : wooded

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And yet the Mosel is one of the oldest, most beautiful wine regions in the world, home to small, charming villages with half-timbered houses and spectacular Riesling vineyards. Lettie Teague, WSJ, "The Wine Destination Only the Pros Know," 27 June 2018 The half-timbered tavern is a hard find in modernist-loving Zurich, known more for its architectural austerity than its coziness. Adam H. Graham, Condé Nast Traveler, "Plan a Trip to Zurich This Summer (Yes, Really)," 2 May 2018 Best for everything Gazing across a timbered mountainside in midafternoon sun in Idyllwild, California, is nice even without sunglasses. Outside Online, "The Best Sunglasses of 2018," 15 May 2018 The sheriff’s office in Kittitas County, more than 100 miles from McCleary, said Saturday that the remains were found there, in a steep, heavily timbered area with large cliffs and deep ravines. Kristine Phillips, Washington Post, "‘We’ve brought Lindsey home’: Remains of 10-year-old girl who vanished in 2009 have been found," 13 May 2018 The handsome brick and half-timbered Tudor was designed by architect Gerard R. Colcord for a prominent insurance executive. Neal J. Leitereg, latimes.com, "The Manor in Holmby Hills is back on top at $200 million," 21 Apr. 2018 The handsome brick and half-timbered Tudor was designed by architect Gerard R. Colcord for a prominent insurance executive. Neal J. Leitereg, latimes.com, "The Manor in Holmby Hills is back on top at $200 million," 21 Apr. 2018 Founder Hermann Weis retained the buildings of a former Mennonite farm, placing the Vineland tasting room inside the soaring, log-timbered 1877 barn. Patricia Harris And David Lyon, BostonGlobe.com, "Beyond the falls: the delicious tastes of Niagara," 25 Apr. 2018 The handsome brick and half-timbered Tudor was designed by architect Gerard R. Colcord for a prominent insurance executive. Neal J. Leitereg, latimes.com, "The Manor in Holmby Hills is back on top at $200 million," 21 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of timbered

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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