Definition of woodwork
- witnesses came out of the woodwork when a reward was offered
We painted the walls white and the woodwork red.
The kick hit the woodwork.
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: the parts of a room or house (such as window frames or stairs) that are made of wood
: the wooden frame of football or soccer goalposts
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