Driftwood Drift"wood`, n. 1. Wood drifted or floated by water. [1913 Webster]

2. Fig.: Whatever is drifting or floating as on water. [1913 Webster]

The current of humanity, with its heavy proportion of very useless driftwood. -- New Your Times. [1913 Webster]

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  • driftwood — [[t]drɪ̱ftwʊd[/t]] N UNCOUNT Driftwood is wood which has been carried onto the shore by the motion of the sea or a river, or which is still floating on the water …   English dictionary

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