Woodworm vs Woodwork - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between woodworm and woodwork
is that woodworm
is any of many beetle larvae that bore into wood while woodwork
is (countable) something made from wood.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Any of many beetle larvae that bore into wood.
* (any wood-boring beetle larvae) deathwatch beetle
* (furniture beetle)
(countable) Something made from wood.
(uncountable) Wood product.
(uncountable) Working with wood.
(only in plural, often in proper names) A workshop or factory devoted to making wood products.
A place of concealment or obscurity.
- He does woodwork as a hobby.
- Friends and relatives were coming out of the woodwork to celebrate his good fortune.
(football) The frame of the goal, i.e. the goalpost or crossbar.
- So when he wants to, he can just kind of blend into the woodwork .
- That goal was so close, it went in off the woodwork .
, date=May 5
, author=Phil McNulty
, title=Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool
, work=BBC Sport
, passage=Carroll thought he had equalised with his header against the bar with eight minutes left. Liverpool claimed the ball had cross the line and Chelsea were grateful for a miraculous intervention from Cech to turn his effort on to the woodwork
* (working with wood) woodworking
* come out of the woodwork