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Webster 1913 Edition


Driftwood

Drift′woodˊ

,
Noun.
1.
Wood drifted or floated by water.
2.
Fig.: Whatever is drifting or floating as on water.
The current of humanity, with its heavy proportion of very useless
driftwood
.
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Definition 2021


driftwood

driftwood

English

Noun

driftwood (usually uncountable, plural driftwoods)

  1. Floating piece of wood that drifts with the current
  2. Such a piece of wood that has been cast ashore

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