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Synonyms for lumber
ˈlʌm bər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lumber, timber(noun)

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

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

  2. baseball bat, lumber(verb)

    an implement used in baseball by the batter

    Synonyms:
    baseball bat, timber

  3. lumber, pound(verb)

    move heavily or clumsily

    "The heavy man lumbered across the room"

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

  4. log, lumber(verb)

    cut lumber, as in woods and forests

    Synonyms:
    pound, log

Wiktionary

  1. lumber(noun)

    Synonyms:
    timber, wood

  2. lumber(noun)

    to move clumsily

    Synonyms:
    timber, wood

  3. lumber(noun)

    Useless things that are stored away

    Synonyms:
    timber, wood

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. lumber(n)

    Synonyms:
    trash, rubbish, refuse

    Antonyms:
    valuables, commodities, stock

  2. lumber(v)

    Synonyms:
    choke, crowd, obstruct, encumber

    Antonyms:
    clear, disencumber, utilize, economize

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lumber(n.)

    Synonyms:
    trash, trumpery, rubbish

  2. lumber(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [U. s.] sawed or split timber

  3. lumber(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    heap in disorder

  4. lumber(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    fill with trumpery

  5. lumber(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    trudge, move heavily

  6. lumber(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    [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

How to pronounce lumber?

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How to say lumber in sign language?

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How to use lumber in a sentence?

  1. Matthew Pointon:

    There is some early evidence that lumber prices may now have peaked, but the shortage of labor will not be solved so quickly, and that means housing market conditions will remain tight for the remainder of the year.

  2. Whitney Tilson:

    In the past week, I've received information that leads me to believe that senior management of Lumber Liquidators wasn't aware that the company was selling Chinese-made laminate that had high levels of formaldehyde.

  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. Justin Trudeau:

    The Government of Canada is considering this request carefully and seriously. I have asked federal trade officials to further examine the request to inform our government’s next steps, we disagree strongly with the U.S. Department of Commerce’s decision to impose an unfair and punitive duty on Canadian softwood lumber products.

  5. CaddyShack:

    Danny Noonan I haven't even told my father I'm not gonna get that scholarship. I'm gonna end up working in a lumberyard the rest of my life. Ty Webb What's wrong with lumber I own two lumberyards. Danny Noonan I notice you don't spend too much time there. Ty Webb I'm not quite sure where they are.


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