Fleece vs. Velour

Fleece vs. Velour — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Fleece and Velour

Fleecenoun

(uncountable) Hair or wool of a sheep or similar animal

Velournoun

A knit fabric similar to velvet, but usually somewhat coarser.

Fleecenoun

(uncountable) Insulating skin with the wool attached

Velournoun

heavy fabric that resembles velvet

Fleecenoun

(countable) A textile similar to velvet, but with a longer pile that gives it a softness and a higher sheen.

Fleecenoun

(countable) An insulating wooly jacket

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Fleecenoun

(roofing) Mat or felts composed of fibers, sometimes used as a membrane backer.

Fleecenoun

Any soft woolly covering resembling a fleece.

Fleecenoun

The fine web of cotton or wool removed by the doffing knife from the cylinder of a carding machine.

Fleeceverb

(transitive) To con or trick (someone) out of money.

Fleeceverb

(transitive) To shear the fleece from (a sheep or other animal).

During spring shearing we have to fleece all the sheep in just a few days.

Fleeceverb

(transitive) To cover with, or as if with, wool.

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Fleecenoun

the wool of a sheep or similar animal

Fleecenoun

tanned skin of a sheep with the fleece left on; used for clothing

Fleecenoun

a soft bulky fabric with deep pile; used chiefly for clothing

Fleecenoun

outer coat of especially sheep and yaks

Fleeceverb

rip off; ask an unreasonable price

Fleeceverb

shear the wool from;

shear sheep