birch
Pronunciation Noun

birch

  1. Any of various trees of the genus Betula, native to countries in the Northern Hemisphere.
  2. A hard wood taken from the birch tree, typically used to make furniture.
  3. A stick, rod or bundle of twigs made from birch wood, used for punishment.
  4. A birch-bark canoe.
Synonyms Translations Translations
  • Russian: берёза
  • Spanish: abedul
Translations Verb

birch (birches, present participle birching; past and past participle birched)

  1. to punish with a stick, bundle of twigs, or rod made of birch wood.
  2. to punish as though one were using a stick, bundle of twigs, or rod made of birch wood.
Translations
  • French: verger
  • Russian: сечь розгами

Birch
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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