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wool

wool

 
pronunciation:
wUl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
phrases:
dyed in the wool, pull the wool over someone's eyes
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the thick, soft, and often curly fleece of sheep, goats, llamas, and the like.
 
definition 2: yarn made from this fleece.
definition 3: fabric or clothing knitted or woven of this yarn.
definition 4: any covering or material resembling or suggestive of a sheep's fleece.
phrase: dyed in the wool
phrase: pull the wool over someone's eyes
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: made wholly or partly of wool; woolen.
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