1. the wood of broad-leaved dicotyledonous trees (as distinguished from the wood of conifers)
Sentences with hardwood as a noun:
- Balsa is a hardwood, but a soft hardwood.
- Ash, hickory and oak are some of the most prominent domestic hardwoods.
- This hardwood has been planted extensively throughout the hills here.
- You should have used hardwood for this window sill instead of this junk.