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tweedy

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adjective \ˈtwē-dē\

Simple Definition of tweedy

  • : made of tweed or resembling tweed

  • : wearing tweed clothing or tending to wear tweed clothing

Full Definition of tweedy

tweed·i·ertweed·i·est

  1. 1 :  of or resembling tweed <a tweedy wool blend>

  2. 2a :  given to wearing tweedsb :  informal or suggestive of the outdoors in taste or habitsc :  academic, scholarly <tweedy authors>

tweed·i·ness noun

Examples of tweedy

  1. The fabric is a tweedy blend of wool and mohair.



1912

First Known Use of tweedy

1912

Rhymes with tweedy


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