Associations to the word «Felt»

Wiktionary

FELT, noun. A cloth or stuff made of matted fibres of wool, or wool and fur, fulled or wrought into a compact substance by rolling and pressure, with lees or size, without spinning or weaving.
FELT, noun. A hat made of felt.
FELT, noun. (obsolete) A skin or hide; a fell; a pelt.
FELT, verb. (transitive) To make into felt, or a feltlike substance; to cause to adhere and mat together.
FELT, verb. (transitive) To cover with, or as if with, felt.
FELT, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of feel
FELT, adjective. That has been experienced or perceived.
FELT GRAIN, noun. The grain of timber which is transverse to the annular rings or plates; the direction of the medullary rays in oak and some other timbers.
FELT TEN FEET TALL, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of feel ten feet tall
FELT THE PINCH, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of feel the pinch
FELT TIP, noun. Alternative spelling of felt-tip
FELT TIPS, noun. Plural of felt tip

Dictionary definition

FELT, noun. A fabric made of compressed matted animal fibers.
FELT, verb. Mat together and make felt-like; "felt the wool".
FELT, verb. Cover with felt; "felt a cap".
FELT, verb. Change texture so as to become matted and felt-like; "The fabric felted up after several washes".

Wise words

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John Locke