timbered

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Timber \Tim"ber\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Timbered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Timbering}.] To furnish with timber; -- chiefly used in the past participle.

His bark is stoutly timbered. --Shak.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Timbered \Tim"bered\, adjective

1. Furnished with timber; -- often compounded; as, a well-timbered house; a low-timbered house. --L'Estrange.

2. Built; formed; contrived. [R.] --Sir H. Wotton.

3. Massive, like timber. [Obs.]

His timbered bones all broken, rudely rumbled. --Spenser.

4. Covered with growth timber; wooden; as, well-timbered land.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

timbered

adjective

1: furnished with or made of wood or timbers; "timbered walls" [ant: {untimbered}]

2: covered with growing timber; "thickly timbered ridges clothed with loblolly pine and holly"; "hills timbered up to their summits"


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