worsteds

[ woo s-tid, wur-stid ]SEE DEFINITION OF worsteds
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Or, if the carpeting is not convenient, piece a covering of worsteds.

Mrs Howell might envy me, if she still ‘cannot sleep for matching of worsteds.’

You see, he'd got his feet tangled up in Lucy Maria's worsteds.

We have some wool in loft, which we should not be unwilling to exchange for worsteds.

"I've no worsteds, you know," said Peace, coloring; and changed the subject at once.

She looks much as she used to do, is netting herself a gown in worsteds, and wears what Mrs. Birch would call a pot hat.

Sarah paused here and bent over to straighten out a tangle in her worsteds.

The industries consist of manufactures of cotton, linen, woollens and worsteds, and leather.

"We can't reason from our feelings to those of this class of persons," said the other lady, sorting out some worsteds on her lap.

Unions or fabrics consisting of a cotton warp with a worsted weft are in general treated like worsteds.