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Woody

Slang to describe a market moving strongly upward, as in, "This market has a woody."

Woody

Informal; describing a sudden, large uptick in market prices. This may refer to a single security, but usually refers to a stock market at large. For example, one may say, "The market has a woody," to describe this situation.
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Woody brought a pencil and paper to lunch the next day and wrote the week's spelling words.
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SUPERB VOCALIST: Woody (third from right) with the other members of the Challengers
All the things they're saying Woody has done could come straight out of his movies.
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Pearl and Brian Duckett, of Holmbridge, were distraught when their black and white pet Woody was found dead on June 1.