linsey-woolsey : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a rough fabric of linen warp and wool or cotton woof
- Hannah Duston is not the heroic protector of white womanhood and the family but the great castrating mother of all mena Mary Worth in linsey-woolsey.
- Although he once taught public speaking, he is only a middling-fair speakera quiet man who hides a sharp intellect under the linsey-woolsey coat of an upstate countryman.
- They talk of the wives of pioneers making linsey-woolsey dresses and men chopping down trees, but they omit things like the Monroe Doctrine.