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hop·sack·ing(hŏp′săk′ĭng) also hop·sack (-săk′)
A loosely woven, coarse fabric of cotton or wool used in clothing.
[From its being used for bags by hop growers.]
1. (Textiles) a roughly woven fabric of wool, cotton, etc, used for clothing
2. (Textiles) Also called: hopsacking a coarse fabric used for bags, etc, made generally of hemp or jute
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|Noun||1.||hopsack - a loosely woven coarse fabric of cotton or linen; used in clothing|