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Meaning of WOOF

Pronunciation:  woof

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving
 

WOOF is a 4 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: filling, pick, weft
 
 See Also: cloth, fabric, material, textile, thread, weave, yarn

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Woof\ (w[=oo]f), n. [OE. oof, AS. [=o]wef, [=o]web,
[=a]web; on, an, on + wef, web, fr. wefan to weave. The
initial w is due to the influence of E. weave. See {On},
{Weave}, and cf. {Abb}.]
1. The threads that cross the warp in a woven fabric; the
   weft; the filling; the thread usually carried by the
   shuttle in weaving.

2. Texture; cloth; as, a pall of softest woof. --Pope.

 

 

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