What does fleecy mean?

Definitions for fleecy
ˈfli sifleecy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brushed, fleecy, nappedadjective

    (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing

    "a dress of brushed cotton"; "a fleecy lining"; "napped fabrics"

Wiktionary

  1. fleecyadjective

    Resembling or covered in fleece.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Fleecyadjective

    Woolly; covered with wool.

    Etymology: from fleece.

    Not all the fleecy wealth
    That doth enrich these downs, is worth a thought
    To that my errand. John Milton.

    From eastern point
    Of Libra, to the fleecy star, that bears
    Andromeda far off Atlantic seas. John Milton, Paradise Lost.

    Let her glad valleys smile with wavy corn;
    Let fleecy flocks her rising hills adorn. Matthew Prior.

    The good shepherd tends his fleecy care,
    Seeks freshest pasture, and the purest air;
    Explores the lost, the wand’ring sheep directs. Alexander Pope, Mess.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fleecyadjective

    covered with, made of, or resembling, a fleece

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fleecy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fleecy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of fleecy in a Sentence

  1. Jim Bishop:

    True love is night jasmine, a diamond in darkenss, the heartbeat no cardiologist has ever heard. It is the most common of miracles, fashioned of fleecy clouds, a handful of stars tossed into the night sky.

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    pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
    • A. alternate
    • B. handsome
    • C. reassuring
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