Translation of firewood in Spanish:


leña, n.

Pronunciation /ˈfaɪ(ə)rˌwʊd//ˈfʌɪəwʊd/


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    leña feminine
    • As we were fairly late arriving, all the good camping spots were gone and so was all the firewood.
    • A man was working in the woods collecting firewood when he came upon a snake wedged in the crevice of a tree.
    • The mother built the fire, the children kept the firebox filled, and the father cut the firewood.
    • The soggy firewood was gathered, tents put up, and a line strung between trees to hang the wet gear to dry.
    • Rivers froze and supplies of coal and firewood, already scarce over the autumn, were immobilized.
    • The smoke emanating from the firewood used for cooking infused a spirit of celebration into the atmosphere.
    • After a couple of decades in one area, firewood was cut, game was hunted out, and farm fields were depleted.
    • With the discovery of gold, mining became a major consumer of firewood and rough timber.
    • For now, her family survives on seeds and grains, and selling firewood in the local market.
    • When the wood has been neglected, it is made into barbeque charcoal and logs for firewood.
    • Seconds later, I heard a dull clunk as he placed the firewood on the floor.
    • But the weather did not let up and eventually the last piece of firewood was burnt and used up.
    • Gorse and broom are used for cattle bedding and eucalyptus for firewood.
    • One of the clearest memories I have of my mother was one time when my brothers and sisters had returned from the forest after collecting firewood.
    • Tree crops supply shade, fodder, leaf or bark mulch, firewood, shelter, soil protection and fencing.
    • The most devastating impact came from cutting trees for firewood and charcoal.
    • Ethiopia has an oil refinery, but derives most of its energy from firewood, charcoal, and dung.
    • They have to go out every day and collect water and collect firewood.
    • Trees also provide shelter, shade, leaf mulch, fencing and firewood.
    • Among the products currently manufactured are indoor and garden furnishings, charcoal and firewood.