- n looseness or roughness in texture (as of cloth)
- n an informal, homely, outdoor look characteristic of those who wear tweeds
- John Hodgman in TIME
Here was an extremely talented writer and public intellectual who was not averse to having fun in his life,says Hodgman. "To asthmatic children in the world, those Intellivision ads he did were a beacon. There was a tweediness out there...