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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Covered with dense cottony hairs or hairlike filaments; Covered with dense often matted or curly hairs; Confused and vague; Having a fluffy character or appearance.

Usage examples (31)
  • woolly lambs
  • And hemlocks are being killed by an organism called woolly adelgid, not woody adelgid.
  • He therefore purchased articles that even in England would be called woolly and comfortable.
  • Other inhabitants include the endangered mountain tapir (often called the woolly tapir), the red-brocket deer, and the spectacled bear. for more
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