- noun a construction of poles and planks which make a series of platforms for workmen to stand on while working
- A temporary structure for the support of deck forms, cartways, and/or workers, such as an elevated platform for supporting workers, tools, and materials. Adjustable metal scaffolding is frequently adapted for shoring in concrete work.
- noun a scaffold or system of scaffolds around or against a building
- noun the poles and planks used to build a scaffold