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Portuguese translation of wool


noun [no plural]   /wʊl/
A2 thick thread or material that is made from the hair of a sheep
a wool suit
the soft , thick hair on a sheep
pull the wool over someone’s eyes to deceive someone in order to prevent them from discovering something
enganar alguém, passar a perna em alguém
(Definition of wool noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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