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fleecy

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adjective \ˈflē-sē\

Definition of fleecy

fleec·i·erfleec·i·est

  1. :  covered with, made of, or resembling fleece <a fleecy winter coat>



Examples of fleecy

  1. <there were signs of the family's fleecy poodle all over the upholstery>



1590

First Known Use of fleecy

1590

Rhymes with fleecy


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