hopsack

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noun hop·sack \ˈhäp-ˌsak\
variants: or less commonly

hopsacking

play \ˈhäp-ˌsa-kiŋ\

Definition of hopsack

  1. :  a rough-surfaced loosely woven clothing fabric

Origin and Etymology of hopsack

Middle English hopsak sack for hops, from hoppe hop + sak sack


First Known Use: 1888

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