Definition of "fleece" [fleece]

  • (noun) The coat of wool of a sheep or similar animal.
  • (noun) The yield of wool shorn from a sheep at one time.
  • (noun) A soft woolly covering or mass.
  • (noun) Fabric with a soft deep pile.
  • (verb-transitive) To defraud of money or property; swindle.

Use "fleece" in a sentence

  • "I wanted to dress up all in fleece and wrestle with the dogs for a while."
  • "Non-absorbent fleece is great in areas where you are prone to sweat, but combine it with a wind-proof layer."
  • "Horticultural fleece is the material of choice, being cosy yet – crucially – breathable, so that plants don't get soggy and rotten, as they would wrapped in plastic."

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