Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: wool
IPA transcription: [w'ʊl]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: wool, woolen, woollen
    Meaning: a fabric made from the hair of sheep
Usage examples
  • Like footsteps upon wool
  • There was the wool in the shop.
  • Butter and paper and wool and silk and resin.
  • "This is not the wool I ordered," she said, fingering it carefully.
  • On this truck the marshal and his men piled three heavy sacks of wool.
  • Julie laid down the newspaper and looked in perplexity at the ball of wool.
  • Very much disappointed, she lifted the wool, and there lay the goose's wing.
  • She looked at the Queen, who seemed to have suddenly wrapped herself up in wool.
  • It stood by a shed full of sacked wool, a consignment from one of the sheep ranches.
  • Between 1812 and 1814 Dr. Wells made a series of experiments with flocks of cotton wool.