Lined with fulled tulle, ornamented with pink satin A shawl of white cachmere, with very deep fringe.
Worsted stuffs were not fulled, but were woven of hand-combed wool.
Waterpower was replacing foot power in driving the mills where cloth was cleaned and fulled.
Demi-veils are short veils, fulled all round the bonnet, but most at the ears, which makes them fall more gracefully.
Flocks is put in when the cloth is shrunken or fulled in the vats.
Their fleece is a fine silky hair, making fine blankets that will not shrink, but not good for fulled cloths.
Chemisette of fulled muslin, confined with bands of needlework.
Woolens, and sometimes worsteds, are next "fulled" or felted by being run round and round in a machine while moistened with soap.
It is left four days in this bath, after which it is worked upon the stretcher, then fulled.
The stampers or pestles worked in troughs in which was laid the stuff that was intended to be fulled.
Old English full "completely, full, perfect, entire, utter," from Proto-Germanic *fullaz (cf. Old Saxon full, Old Frisian ful, Old Norse fullr, Old High German fol, German voll, Gothic fulls), from PIE *pele- (1) "to fill" (see poly-).
Adverbial sense was common in Middle English (full well, full many, etc.). Related: Fuller; fullest. Full moon was Old English fulles monan; first record of full-blood in relation to racial purity is from 1812. Full house is 1710 in the theatrical sense, 1887 in the poker sense.
"to tread or beat cloth to cleanse or thicken it," late 14c., from Old French fouler, from Latin fullo (see foil (v.)); Old English had the agent-noun fullere, probably directly from Latin fullo.