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Picnic vs. Woods

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Picnicnoun

An informal social gathering, usually in a natural outdoor setting, to which the participants bring their own food and drink.

‘We went out for a picnic in the forest.’;

Woodsnoun

plural of wood

Picnicnoun

The meal eaten at such a gathering.

Woodsnoun

A dense collection of trees covering a relatively small area; smaller than a forest.

‘Woods are lovely, dark places.’; ‘These woods are near a field.’;

Picnicnoun

(figurative) An easy or pleasant task.

‘We remind the guests that dealing with this problem is no picnic, and to be patient.’;

Woodsnoun

For chemical behavior purposes, trees in full leaf (coniferous or medium-dense deciduous forests).

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Picnicnoun

(obsolete) An entertainment at which each person contributed some dish to a common table.

Woodsnoun

the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area

Picnicverb

To eat a picnic.

Picnicnoun

Formerly, an entertainment at which each person contributed some dish to a common table; now, an excursion or pleasure party in which the members partake of a collation or repast (usually in the open air, and from food carried by themselves).

Picnicverb

To go on a picnic, or pleasure excursion; to eat in public fashion.

Picnicnoun

a day devoted to an outdoor social gathering

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Picnicnoun

any undertaking that is easy to do;

‘marketing this product will be no picnic’;

Picnicnoun

any informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion

Picnicverb

eat alfresco, in the open air;

‘We picnicked near the lake on this gorgeous Sunday’;

Picnic

A picnic is a meal taken outdoors (al fresco) as part of an excursion, especially in scenic surroundings, such as a park, lakeside, or other place affording an interesting view, or else in conjunction with a public event such as preceding an open-air theater performance, and usually in summer. Picnics are usually meant for the late mornings or midday, but could also be held later in the day.

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