Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Covered with trees or woods: a wooded area near the highway; a heavily wooded tract.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Covered with trees.
  • adj. Aged in wooden casks.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of wood.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Supplied or covered with wood, or trees.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Supplied or covered with wood; abounding in wood: as, land well wooded and watered.
  • Hence, figuratively, thickly or densely covered; crowded.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. covered with growing trees and bushes etc

Etymologies

From wood ("noun") +‎ -ed (Wiktionary)
See wood (verb) (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • My shots are typically less than 150 yards in wooded terrain (Northern WI)

    New 30-06 Ammo

  • Most archaeological sites are sited along former rivers and lake margins in wooded savanna on the edge of the Ténéré, which probably last held water 4,000 years ago.

    Aïr and Ténéré Natural Reserves, Niger

  • I'm an outdoors type and enjoy hiking in wooded areas with pine trees, streams and the like.

    Cold Climates in Mexico

  • "I enjoy hiking in wooded areas with pine trees, streams and the like".

    Cold Climates in Mexico

  • One area that I think that you would like is the area around La Malinche volcano, 14,000 feet, nice hiking in wooded areas, north of Puebla.

    Cold Climates in Mexico

  • It had the assembly building, launch ramp, communications center, and personnel facilities all neatly camouflaged in wooded surroundings.

    THE NO-BALL MISSIONS

  • My Eastern European friends are agog at the availability of mushrooms in wooded areas near town and surprised that most people just don’t go and pick their own.

    “Lamb Jam” Ticket Giveaway

  • Recall the wooded mountains of the Appalachian system, the White Mountain region, the pine forests of the Atlantic Coast and the Gulf States, the forests of Tennessee, Arkansas and southern Missouri; of northern Minnesota, and every state of the Rocky Mountain region.

    Our Vanishing Wild Life Its Extermination and Preservation

  • Like Mandi, I spent the last week with family, cruising around an area decidedly more "wooded" than NYC.

    Share your notes from the technological underbelly | EW.com

  • I was standing in some kind of wooded area and looking around Probably trying to find any distraction to keep me from going for my lecture and I did eventually find that tap-dancing squirrel but that's a story for another post and then somehow bits and pieces began to hit me.

    Archive 2005-02-01

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