woodcutter

noun
wood·​cut·​ter | \ ˈwu̇d-ˌkə-tər How to pronounce woodcutter (audio) \

Definition of woodcutter

: one that cuts wood

Examples of woodcutter in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Climbing food prices drained the 32-year-old woodcutter’s savings, and his family sold their truck. Washington Post, 17 Apr. 2022 Evergrande was founded in 1996 in Guangzhou by Xu Jiayin, who local media says grew up in a poor village as a woodcutter’s son. Yoko Kubota, WSJ, 4 Oct. 2021 As in a fairy tale, Omeir is born to a young widow in a woodcutter’s cottage in 15th-century Bulgaria. Maureen Corrigan, WSJ, 28 Sep. 2021 She was forced to work as a nursemaid, fieldhand, and woodcutter. Norman Vanamee, Town & Country, 23 Apr. 2021 According to Encyclopedia Britannica, she was forced to work from a young age, alternatively acting as a nursemaid, a field hand, a cook and a woodcutter. Isis Davis-marks, Smithsonian Magazine, 22 Apr. 2021 Down the row is woodcutter David Fortenberry who creates cutting boards, Lazy Susans and his most-popular product: the bow knife. Lee Roop | Lroop@al.com, al, 5 Dec. 2020 Chainsaw chain travels around the bar at about 70 miles an hour, and professional woodcutters do everything possible to maintain a high cutting speed. Roy Berendsohn, Popular Mechanics, 6 Nov. 2019 Know Your Chain Chainsaw chain travels around the bar at about 70 miles an hour, and professional woodcutters do everything possible to maintain a high cutting speed. Roy Berendson, Popular Mechanics, 28 Sep. 2018 See More

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First Known Use of woodcutter

1600, in the meaning defined above

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“Woodcutter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woodcutter. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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woodcutter

noun
wood·​cut·​ter | \ ˈwu̇d-ˌkə-tər How to pronounce woodcutter (audio) \

Kids Definition of woodcutter

: a person who cuts wood especially as an occupation

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