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Woody

Slang to describe a market moving strongly upward, as in, "This market has a woody."
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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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Another generation of strong black men in theatre are coming up, men who stand on Woodie's shoulders.
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With wet plops and woodie squeals, the birds landed in the open water, and then swam toward a narrow channel into the fallen timber of the little pond at our backs.
In December 2002, my family and I traveled to New York City to view A Last Dance for Sybil, a play by Ossie Davis, starring Ruby Dee, which was produced by Woodie King Jr.'s New Federal Theatre and Emmalyn Productions Company.
Fuller's Soldier's Play won a Pulitzer in 1981 and is certainly "central to American literature." ntozake shange's colored girls, another formative work of American literature, started in local northern California women's bars before Woodie King's Henry Street Settlement gave it a true theatrical setting.