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fleec·y

 (flē′sē)
adj. fleec·i·er, fleec·i·est
Of, resembling, or covered with fleece: fleecy clouds.

fleec′i·ly adv.
fleec′i·ness n.

fleecy

(ˈfliːsɪ)
adj, fleecier or fleeciest
of or resembling fleece; woolly
ˈfleecily adv
ˈfleeciness n

fleec•y

(ˈfli si)

adj. fleec•i•er, fleec•i•est.
covered with, consisting of, or resembling a fleece or wool: fleecy clouds.
[1560–70]
fleec′i•ly, adv.
fleec′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fleecy - (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing; "a dress of brushed cotton"; "a fleecy lining"; "napped fabrics"
soft - yielding readily to pressure or weight

fleecy

adjective woolly, soft, fluffy, shaggy, downy fleecy walking jackets

fleecy

adjective
Covered with hair:
Translations
ناعِم كالصّوف
hebkývlněný
blødulden
ullar-, flóka-

fleecy

[ˈfliːsɪ] ADJ (fleecier (compar) (fleeciest (superl)))
1. (= woolly) → lanoso, lanudo
2. [clouds] → aborregado

fleecy

[ˈfliːsi] adj
[blanket] → laineux/euse
[cloud] → floconneux/euse

fleecy

adj
sheep, blanket, lining, garmentflauschig
(fig) snowflockig; fleecy cloudsSchäfchenwolken pl

fleecy

[ˈfliːsi] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (blanket) → soffice; (cloud) → come ovatta

fleece

(fliːs) noun
a sheep's coat of wool.
verb
to cut wool from (sheep).
ˈfleecy adjective
soft and woolly. a fleecy blanket.
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