Definition of 'woolly'
Example sentences containing 'woolly'
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Now we learn that wearing woolly jumpers is a crime against sheep. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The most exclusive hanko of all is made of woolly mammoth fossil. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Remember that woolly jumper in The Killing? The Sun (2016)So she decided to trek for help, wearing a parka coat, a woolly hat and hiking boots. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I've already got some wellies, plus five woolly hats and upwards of a dozen pairs of hiking socks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You strip down to your shorts and don woolly garments to protect your extremities. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Wear woolly socks and put on a jersey. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Work with woolly tights and clogs for summer style now. Times, Sunday Times (2010)None has yet dared to give him a woolly hat as a present. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was like they had woolly jumpers on under their football shirts. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Wear some woolly tights with your sandals. Times, Sunday Times (2010)At night it became so cold that some of the men would sleep in woolly hats. BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)At least for now we can push aside thoughts of central heating and woolly jumpers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The thick woolly tights make me think student. Times, Sunday Times (2010)All it lacks is a woolly jumper. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It would not be an exact replica but it would look and feel much like a woolly mammoth did. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Lace is terrifically useful on days when all you feel like wearing is cosy knitwear and thick woolly tights. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Its leaves are soft and woolly. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Look out for woolly mammoth hair. The Sun (2014)They then trekked across the bridge to wild and woolly Kentucky. BAD BOY BALLMER (2002)At night in bed it's the birthday suit and designer cashmere woolly socks. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Family life is wild and woolly, wacky and wonderful. Christianity Today (2000)We're too soft and woolly to make an interesting target. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Exports of woolly mammoth tusks from Russia are booming. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And they built the family food supply by downing wild, woolly beasts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The days of itchy woolly blankets are long gone, so here we look at the prettiest picnic essentials available. The Sun (2010)When bar staff told him to remove his woolly hat, he politely explained why he would not be comfortable without it. The Sun (2010)THE woolly mammoth was driven to extinction by warmer weather, new research suggests. The Sun (2013)The only things she took with her were a gold bangle and a soft, pink woolly hat with a bow that she loved and wore constantly. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We pretty much loathed them for most of the year because it really wasn't cool turning up at school wearing grandma's woolly socks. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Occasionally. woolly is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'woolly'
British English: woolly ADJECTIVE
Something that is woolly is made of wool or looks like wool.
She wore this woolly hat with pompoms.
Definition of woolly from the Collins English Dictionary
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