woolen

Part of speech: adjective

Consisting of wool.

Part of speech: noun

Cloth or clothing made of wool. woollen.

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Usage examples "woolen":

  1. She wore a tunic of blue woolen, falling to her ankles, and bordered by a band of needlework, for which the Anglo- Saxon women were famous. - "A Maid at King Alfred’s Court", Lucy Foster Madison.
  2. Until the introduction of the cotton and woolen manufactures, and indeed, until the building of railways, the farmers of Massachusetts had only limited means of comfort. - "Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1", George Boutwell.
  3. An instance will suffice to illustrate this: When the present war began in 1895 the duty on a hundred kilogrammes of woolen cashmere was fifteen dollars and forty- seven cents if Spanish, three hundred dollars if foreign. - "Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom", Trumbull White.