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Synonyms for lumber
ˈlʌm bərlum·ber

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  1. lumbernoun

    timber, wood

  2. lumbernoun

    to move clumsily

    timber, wood

  3. lumberverb

    to load down with things, to fill, to encumber

    timber, wood

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. lumbernoun

    trash, rubbish, refuse

    valuables, commodities, stock

  2. lumberverb

    choke, crowd, obstruct, encumber

    clear, disencumber, utilize, economize

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lumber, timbernoun

    the wood of trees cut and prepared for use as building material

    woodland, tone, quality, timbre, timberland, forest, baseball bat, timber

  2. baseball bat, lumberverb

    an implement used in baseball by the batter

    baseball bat, timber

  3. lumber, poundverb

    move heavily or clumsily

    "The heavy man lumbered across the room"

    log, poke, impound, pound up, pound, pound off, ram down, thump, beat, ram

  4. log, lumberverb

    cut lumber, as in woods and forests

    pound, log

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lumbernoun

    trash, trumpery, rubbish

  2. lumbernoun

    [U. s.] sawed or split timber

  3. lumberverb

    heap in disorder

  4. lumberverb

    fill with trumpery

  5. lumberverb

    trudge, move heavily

  6. lumberverb

    [U. S.] cut timber, prepare logs for lumber

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lumber":

    timber, wood, sawing, sawn, lumbar, bois, woods, drink, softwood, wooden, sawnwood, sawmill

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  1. Mahed Al-Tabbaa:

    Gaza needs cement, all kinds and sizes of lumber, raw chemicals, iron for metalworks, all of which have ceased completely, what counts is whether Israel will allow the banned goods to enter Gaza, not an increase the number of trucks carrying the already permitted list of goods.

  2. Barack Obama:

    This issue of softwood lumber will get resolved in some fashion ... undoubtedly to the dissatisfaction of all parties concerned, each side will want 100 percent, and we'll find a way for each side to get 60 percent or so of what they need, and people will complain and grumble, but it will be fine.

  3. Conan Doyle:

    A man should keep his little brain attic stocked with all the furniture that he is likely to need, and the rest he can put away in the lumber room of his library, where he can get it if he wants it.

  4. Adrian Tiutiu:

    We will leave it to the customer to decide what they want but we will not give a warranty on cheaper products from Lumber.

  5. Dave Barry:

    The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.

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