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Definition 1: a woolen fabric with a hard textured surface and no nap; woven of worsted yarns - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where worsted or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he wore a worsted suit

(worsted is a kind of ...) artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

"the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent" "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC" "she measured off enough material for a dress"

Definition 2: a tightly twisted woolen yarn spun from long-staple wool - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for worsted in the sense of this definition

(worsted is a kind of ...) a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving

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