woolward

adverb wool·ward \ˈwu̇lwə(r)d\

Definition of woolward

archaic

  1. :  with woolen next to the skin (as in penance)

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Origin and Etymology of woolward

Middle English wolleward, wellewerd, probably from (assumed) Old English wullwerd, from Old English wull wool + -werd wearing, from stem of werian to wear — more at wool, wear


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