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Definition of Lumber


  1. A pawnbroker's shop, or room for storing articles put in pawn; hence, a pledge, or pawn.
  2. Old or refuse household stuff; things cumbrous, or bulky and useless, or of small value.
  3. Timber sawed or split into the form of beams, joists, boards, planks, staves, hoops, etc.; esp., that which is smaller than heavy timber.
  4. To heap together in disorder.
  5. To fill or encumber with lumber; as, to lumber up a room.
  6. To move heavily, as if burdened.
  7. To make a sound as if moving heavily or clumsily; to rumble.
  8. To cut logs in the forest, or prepare timber for market.
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Lumber Translations

lumber in German is sich schleppen, Holz