treen

noun, singular or plural in construction
\ ˈtrēn How to pronounce treen (audio) \

Definition of treen

: small woodenware

called also treenware

Examples of treen in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gifts for teens and pre-treens are especially needed. cleveland, "Candlelight Walk, Holiday on the Ridge highlight seasonal activities: Short Takes on Avon, Avon Lake and North Ridgeville," 16 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of treen

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for treen

treen wooden, from Middle English, from Old English trēowen, from trēow tree, wood

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“Treen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/treen. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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