Noun(1) the wool of a sheep or similar animal(2) tanned skin of a sheep with the fleece left on; used for clothing(3) a soft bulky fabric with deep pile; used chiefly for clothing(4) outer coat of especially sheep and yaks
Verb(1) rip off; ask an unreasonable price(2) shear the wool from
(1) The heavy fleece shorn from these lambs is of exceptional quality and very, very soft.(2) The trust was offering 50p a fleece , about 10p less than the cost of shearing the sheep, but a lot better than nothing.(3) The man he was with was wearing a grey fleece and dark baseball cap.(4) He was last seen wearing a blue and white striped polo shirt, green zip-up fleece , navy track-suit bottoms and navy trainers.(5) He was unshaven, with a monobrow, red cheeks and a pale face and wore a red shirt, a fleece and dark trousers.(6) Often used to reclaim low fertility grazing, Soay are particularly unusual in that their fleece is plucked off rather than shorn.(7) Shuttleworth's main concerns, meanwhile, will be the environment and that ubiquitous garment, the fleece .(8) he clutched the ram by two handfuls of thick fleece(9) Should I tell him that he is crazy or should I say nothing and let her fleece him of his money?(10) He was ├ö├ç├┐scruffy├ö├ç├û, wearing a dark jacket, grey fleece , hat and khaki trousers.(11) He is 30 minutes late and hardly cuts an imposing figure, dressed shabbily in an old pair of tracksuit bottoms and trainers, polo shirt and fleece .(12) Her appearance as the conwoman trying to fleece lovelorn Fred of his money brought a variety of further TV offers.(13) He is described as white and was wearing a burgundy jacket or fleece , with white trainers and a baseball cap.(14) This whole operation seems to have been designed to fleece people out of their cash one way or another, so if we can prove that money didn't go to us we're in the clear.(15) Bradford MP Gerry Sutcliffe has launched a campaign to fight crooks and scamsters who are taking advantage of the latest technology to fleece innocent people.(16) Then the following day Tessa was taken at exactly 4.20 pm after passers-by spotted a lad in a fawn fleece and baseball cap leaning over her outside the shop.
1. wool ::
2. sheepskin ::
3. soak ::
4. shear ::
Different Formsfleece, fleeced, fleeces, fleecing
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