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Synonyms for timber
ˈtɪm bərtim·ber

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. timbernoun

    Used by loggers to warn others that a tree being felled is falling.

    timberland, forest

  2. timbernoun

    Wood that has been pre-cut and is ready for use in construction.

    wood, lumber

  3. timbernoun

    rafter, beam

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 3 votes

  1. lumber, timbernoun

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

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

  2. timbernoun

    a beam made of wood

    woodland, lumber, tone, quality, timbre, forest, timberland

  3. timbernoun

    a post made of wood

    woodland, lumber, tone, quality, timbre, forest, timberland

  4. forest, woodland, timberland, timbernoun

    land that is covered with trees and shrubs

    woodland, tone, quality, wood, timbre, timberland, woods, lumber, forest

  5. timbre, timber, quality, tonenoun

    (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound)

    "the timbre of her soprano was rich and lovely"; "the muffled tones of the broken bell summoned them to meet"

    note, shade, smell, tone of voice, caliber, tonicity, lineament, quality, feel, feeling, flavor, look, tint, lumber, tonus, flavour, spirit, whole step, tincture, timberland, pure tone, step, forest, whole tone, character, tone, woodland, timbre, calibre, musical note

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. timbernoun

    wood (for building)

  2. timbernoun

    beam, stick, squared timber

  3. timbernoun

    rib (of a ship's frame)

  4. timbernoun

    [western, U. S.] woods, forest

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  1. Swe Ba:

    We have been reducing timber extraction, and now we have decided to stop logging completely, this measure will cover teak and other hardwoods all across the country.

  2. Sher Khan:

    We have suggested to the government that it should increase the royalty to at least 2,000 rupees( $ 20) per cubic foot, to discourage locals from working with the timber mafia.

  3. Jeremy Douglas:

    Wildlife and timber trafficking is also an emergency, extinction is on the horizon.

  4. Aftab Mehmood:

    Despite our meager resources we arrested 30 timber smugglers last year and sent them to prison, but almost all are released now.

  5. The Washington Post:

    The 2016 plan identified 962,000 acres as suitable for commercial timber and suggested no more than 568,000 acres of that should be logged.

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