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Woods

Tiger, real name Eldrick Woods. born 1975, US golfer: youngest US Masters champion (1997) and first Black golfer to win a major championship; in 2001 he became the only player to hold all four major titles at once
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We went across the fields, intending to skirt the woods at the back of Uncle Alec's farm and find a lane that cut through Uncle Roger's woods; but before we came to it we stumbled on a sly, winding little path quite by accident--if, indeed, there can be such a thing as accident in the woods, where I am tempted to think we are led by the Good People along such of their fairy ways as they have a mind for us to walk in.
The red tongues that went licking up my heap of wood were an altogether new and strange thing to Weena.
Far through unfrequented woods on the confines of towns, where once only the hunter penetrated by day, in the darkest night dart these bright saloons without the knowledge of their inhabitants; this moment stopping at some brilliant station-house in town or city, where a social crowd is gathered, the next in the Dismal Swamp, scaring the owl and fox.
One Saturday morning when he was about to set off for the woods with the sling in his pocket and a bag for nuts on his shoulder, his grandfather stopped him.
A white hen carries his sledge; he himself sat in the carriage of the Snow Queen, who passed here, down just over the wood, as we lay in our nest.
I can't go through the Haunted Wood, Marilla," cried Anne desperately.
As soon as he saw that piece of wood, Mastro Cherry was filled with joy.
The sausage started in search of wood, the bird made the fire, and the mouse put on the pot, and then these two waited till the sausage returned with the fuel for the following day.
I have a daughter,' said the old woman, 'who is so beautiful that she has not her equal in the world, and is well fitted to be your wife; if you will make her lady-queen I will show you the way out of the wood.
HE asked several questions about the wood, and about the exact position of the house and shed.
A third person rode up circumspectly through the wood (it was plain that he had had a lesson) and stopped behind the count.
The wet wood which I had placed near the heat dried and itself became inflamed.