Synonyms for (noun) timber

Synonyms: timber

Definition: a beam made of wood

Similar words: beam

Definition: long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction


Synonyms: timber

Definition: a post made of wood

Similar words: post

Definition: an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position

Usage: he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them


Synonyms: quality, timber, timbre, tone

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

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

Similar words: sound property

Definition: an attribute of sound


Synonyms: forest, timber, timberland, woodland

Definition: land that is covered with trees and shrubs

Similar words: biome

Definition: a major biotic community characterized by the dominant forms of plant life and the prevailing climate


Similar words: land, ground, solid ground, terra firma, dry land, earth

Definition: the solid part of the earth's surface

Usage: the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land; the earth shook for several minutes; he dropped the logs on the ground


Synonyms: lumber, timber

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

Similar words: building material

Definition: material used for constructing buildings