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forest vs wood wood vs forest

forest and wood both are nouns.

forest is a verb but wood is not a verb.

As nouns, forest and wood are synonyms with the definitions:
  • the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
Other synonyms of forest include woods.
forest (noun) wood (noun)
the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
land that is covered with trees and shrubs the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
any wind instrument other than the brass instruments
a golf club with a long shaft used to hit long shots; originally made with a wooden head
forest (verb) wood (verb)
establish a forest on previously unforested land