Definition of Firewood

1. Noun. Wood used for fuel. "They collected and cut their own firewood"

Generic synonyms: Fuel
Specialized synonyms: Cordwood, Backlog, Brand, Firebrand, Pine Knot



Definition of Firewood

1. n. Wood for fuel.

Definition of Firewood

1. Noun. Wood intended to be burned, typically for heat. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Firewood

1. wood used as fuel [n -S]

Medical Definition of Firewood

1. Wood for fuel. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Firewood Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Firewood

fireward
firewarden
firewardens
firewards
firewatcher
firewatchers
firewater
firewaters
fireweed
fireweeds
firewheel tree
firewire
firewires
firewoman
firewomen
firewood (current term)
firewoods
firework
fireworklike
fireworks
fireworks night
fireworky
fireworm
fireworms
firey
fireys
firing
firing away
firing chamber
firing line

Literary usage of Firewood

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Bulletin by Philippines. Bureau of forestry (1906)
"firewood. Almost all the trees which compose the thick mangrove swamps of the coast make an excellent firewood. firewood is commonly cut into two general ..."

2. A Manual of Forestry by William Schlich (1908)
"(b) Preparation of firewood. firewood, especially split and round firewood, is prepared from the remains of the stem and branches after conversion of the ..."

3. Biomass Industry Profile Directory (1993)
"Storage A & A Hardware A Adventure A Arbor Tree Service Al Square A firewood A-Party Ice & firewood AAA firewood Ace of Diamonds A:. ..."

4. A Treatise on the American Law of Landlord and Tenant by John Neilson Taylor (1887)
"He cannot omit for years to take firewood and fencing timber from the ... firewood. — Clearing Land. —The timber must also be absolutely and 1 Moore, 23; ..."

5. The Dictionary of Statistics by Michael George Mulhall (1892)
"6300000 Paris requires one million acres for her supply of firewood, ... The consumption of firewood for the whole of Germany averages 15 cubic feet per ..."

6. The American Law of Landlord and Tenant by John Neilson Taylor (1904)
"He cannot omit for years to take firewood and fencing timber from the premises, suffering the wood proper for those uses to be destroyed and wasted, ..."

7. Laws and Ordinances of New Netherland, 1638-1674 by New York (State)., Edmund Bailey O'Callaghan (1868)
"ORDINANCE Of the Director General and Council of New Netherland for the Fencing of private Lands, and authorizing the cutting of firewood and Timber on ..."

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