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felt 1

a. A fabric of matted, compressed animal fibers, such as wool or fur, sometimes mixed with vegetable or synthetic fibers.
b. A material resembling this fabric.
2. Something made of this fabric.
Made of, relating to, or resembling felt.
v. felt·ed, felt·ing, felts
1. To make into felt.
2. To cover with felt.
3. To press or mat (something) together.
To become like felt; mat together.

[Middle English, from Old English; see pel- in Indo-European roots.]

felt′y adj.

felt 2

Past tense and past participle of feel.


adj, -tier or -tiest
resembling felt
References in classic literature ?
All about us we could hear the felty beat of the raindrops on the soft dust of the farmyard.
The horses also had been fed for a fortnight on straw from the thatched roofs and had become terribly thin, though still covered with tufts of felty winter hair.
Felty Funeral Home in Carrier Mills is in charge of arrangements.
40 Re/Max Associates, Fayetteville 34 Brooksie Felty Hartness $15.
Volunteers led by Karen Felty, RDH, BS, AP, provided oral health screenings, education, referrals and fluoride varnish treatment for children 6-18 years of age.
Nikki Small of Ewe Felty Thing will cover the basics of both needle and wet felting, The cost is PS45 to include all materials and tools (which will be kept by the participants).
Felty's syndrome was identified in 1924 by Augustus Roi Felty when one of his patients presented with the same symptoms as five other patients in surrounding hospitals (Green & Fromke, 1966; Hume, Dagg, Fraser, & Goldberg, 1964).
CAMERA (DELUXE COLOR, WIDESCREEN, 35MM), Masanobu Takayanagi; EDITOR, David Rosenbloom; ADDITIONAL EDITOR, Claire Simpson; music, Tom Holkenborg; PRODUCTION DESIGNER, Stefania Celia; ART DIRECTOR, Jeremy Woodward; SET DECORATOR, Tracey Doyle; SET DESIGNERS, Bryan Felty, Karl Martin, Christina Todesco; COSTUME DESIGNER, Kasia Walicka Maimone; SOUND (DOLBY DIGITAL), Tom Williams.
are dark brown to black and appear in felty black masses on leaves.
This will grow into a large shrub with big felty leaves and beautiful lace cap flowers, pure white on the outside surrounding a mauve centre.
Correlating the Ultrasound Findings with the Clinical Picture and Creating a Well-Defined Treatment Plan: Cindy Felty, RN-CNP, FCCWS