Definition of wooden adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    wooden

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈwʊdn//
     
     
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  1. 1[usually before noun] made of wood a wooden box
  2. 2not showing enough natural expression, emotion, or movement synonym stiff The actor playing the father was too wooden. Her voice sounded wooden and lifeless as she struggled to control her feelings.
 
adverb She speaks her lines very woodenly.
 
noun [uncountable]
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