9 letter word starting with wo

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
wofulness noun The quality or state of being woeful; misery; wretchedness.
wolfberry noun An American shrub (Symphoricarpus occidentalis) which bears soft white berries.
wolframic adjective Of or pertaining to wolframium. See Tungstic.
wolfsbane noun A poisonous plant (Aconitum Lycoctonum), a kind of monkshood; also, by extension, any plant or species of the genus Aconitum. See Aconite.
wolverene noun Alt. of Wolverine
wolverine noun The glutton., A nickname for an inhabitant of Michigan.
womanhead noun Alt. of Womanhede
womanhede noun Womanhood.
womanhood noun The state of being a woman; the distinguishing character or qualities of a woman, or of womankind., Women, collectively; womankind.
womankind noun The females of the human race; women, collectively.
womanless adjective Without a woman or women.
womanlike adjective Like a woman; womanly.
wondering present participle & vb. noun of Wonder
wonderful adjective Adapted to excite wonder or admiration; surprising; strange; astonishing.
wonderous adjective Same as Wondrous.
woodchuck noun A common large North American marmot (Arctomys monax). It is usually reddish brown, more or less grizzled with gray. It makes extensive burrows, and is often injurious to growing crops. Called also ground hog., The yaffle, or green woodpecker.
woodcraft noun Skill and practice in anything pertaining to the woods, especially in shooting, and other sports in the woods.
woodnewer noun A woodpecker.
woodhouse noun A house or shed in which wood is stored, and sheltered from the weather.
woodiness noun The quality or state of being woody.
wood-note noun A wild or natural note, as of a forest bird.
wood-sare noun A kind of froth seen on herbs.
wood-sere noun The time when there no sap in the trees; the winter season.
woodstone noun A striped variety of hornstone, resembling wood in appearance.
wood tick Any one of several species of ticks of the genus Ixodes whose young cling to bushes, but quickly fasten themselves upon the bodies of any animal with which they come in contact. When they attach themselves to the human body they often produce troublesome sores. The common species of the Northern United States is Ixodes unipunctata.
wood-wash noun Alt. of Wood-waxen
wool-dyed adjective Dyed before being made into cloth, in distinction from piece-dyed; ingrain.
wool-hall noun A trade market in the woolen districts.
woolstock noun A heavy wooden hammer for milling cloth.
wordiness noun The quality or state of being wordy, or abounding with words; verboseness.
workbench noun A bench on which work is performed, as in a carpenter’s shop.
workhouse noun A house where any manufacture is carried on; a workshop., A house in which idle and vicious persons are confined to labor., A house where the town poor are maintained at public expense, and provided with labor; a poorhouse.
workmanly adjective Becoming a skillful workman; skillful; well performed; workmanlike., In a skillful manner; in a manner becoming a skillful workman.
worktable noun A table for holding working materials and implements; esp., a small table with drawers and other conveniences for needlework, etc.
workwomen plural of Workwoman
workwoman noun A woman who performs any work; especially, a woman skilled in needlework.
worldling A person whose soul is set upon gaining temporal possessions; one devoted to this world and its enjoyments.
worriment noun Trouble; anxiety; worry.
worrisome adjective Inclined to worry or fret; also, causing worry or annoyance.
worshiped imp. & past participle of Worship
worshiper noun One who worships; one who pays divine honors to any being or thing; one who adores.
worthless adjective Destitute of worth; having no value, virtue, excellence, dignity, or the like; undeserving; valueless; useless; vile; mean; as, a worthless garment; a worthless ship; a worthless man or woman; a worthless magistrate.
woundable adjective Capable of being wounded; vulnerable.
woundless adjective Free from wound or hurt; exempt from being wounded; invulnerable.
woundwort noun Any one of certain plants whose soft, downy leaves have been used for dressing wounds, as the kidney vetch, and several species of the labiate genus Stachys.