Translation of "wool" - English-Spanish dictionary

wool

noun [ no plural ] uk /wʊl/

A2 thick thread or material that is made from the hair of a sheep

lana
a wool suit

the soft, thick hair on a sheep

lana
pull the wool over someone’s eyes

to deceive someone in order to prevent them from discovering something

engañar a alguien para que no descubra algo

(Translation of “wool” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

wool

noun, adjective /wul/

(of) the soft hair of sheep and some other animals, often made into yarn etc for knitting or into fabric for making clothes etc

lana
I wear wool in winter
knitting-wool
a wool blanket.
woollen adjective ( woolen)

made of wool

de lana
a woollen hat.
woollens noun plural ( woolens)

clothes (especially jumpers etc) made of wool

género de lana
Woollens should be washed by hand.
woolly adjective ( wooly)

made of, or like, wool

de lana, lanoso
a woolly jumper/rug.

(also woolly-headed) (of a person) vague or hazy

espeso
She’s too woolly(-headed) to be in charge of a department.
woolliness noun

carácter espeso
pull the wool over someone’s eyes

to deceive someone

engañar a alguien
He tried to pull the wool over my eyes, but I knew what he was up to.

(Translation of “wool” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)