What does woolen mean?

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woolen

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wool, woolen, woollenadjective

    a fabric made from the hair of sheep

  2. woolen, woollenadjective

    of or related to or made of wool

    "a woolen sweater"

Wiktionary

  1. woolennoun

    An item of clothing made from wool

    Put all the woolens in this basket.

  2. woolenadjective

    Made of wool.

Wikipedia

  1. Woolen

    Woolen (American English) or woollen (Commonwealth English) is a type of yarn made from carded wool. Woolen yarn is soft, light, stretchy, and full of air. It is thus a good insulator, and makes a good knitting yarn. Woolen yarn is in contrast to worsted yarn, in which the fibers are combed to lie parallel rather than carded, producing a hard, strong yarn.

ChatGPT

  1. woolen

    Woolen is a term used to describe items, usually textiles or garments, made from wool. Wool is a natural fiber produced by sheep and other animals such as goats and rabbits. The term 'woolen' is specifically used to denote a certain type of yarn made from carded wool and also the fabric made from this yarn, characterized by its soft and fluffy texture.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Woolenadjective

    made of wool; consisting of wool; as, woolen goods

  2. Woolenadjective

    of or pertaining to wool or woolen cloths; as, woolen manufactures; a woolen mill; a woolen draper

  3. Woolennoun

    cloth made of wool; woollen goods

  4. Etymology: [Written also woollen.]

Wikidata

  1. Woolen

    Woolen or woollen is a type of yarn made from carded wool. Woolen yarn is soft, light, stretchy, and full of air. It is thus a good insulator, and makes a good knitting yarn. Woolen yarn is in contrast to worsted yarn, in which the fibers are combed to lie parallel rather than carded, producing a hard, strong yarn.

Editors Contribution

  1. woolen

    Created from wool.

    The woolen jumper was beautiful and soft.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. WOOLEN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Woolen is ranked #32268 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Woolen surname appeared 714 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Woolen.

    57.8% or 413 total occurrences were White.
    36.4% or 260 total occurrences were Black.
    3% or 22 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.9% or 14 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 5 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of woolen in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of woolen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of woolen in a Sentence

  1. Patricia Sullivan-Webb:

    Most of Glen’s fans know Debby from watching her perform with her dad for nearly 25 years. None of this should be in court, it speaks directly to Kim Woolen Campbell’s character, or lack thereof.

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