Words nearby felt
Definition for felted (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of felt2
Examples from the Web for felted
She thrust her feet into a pair of felted slippers, and descended to his door.Alone|Marion Harland
The earliest civilizations plaited, span, wove, and felted them.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford
The ground here is so felted with sand that in the distance we cannot hear the rolling of their carriages.Egypt (La Mort De Philae)|Pierre Loti
Adult females stationary; naked, or either resting on or covered with a thick cottony or felted secretion.
The original meaning would be either that which clings to the body, or that which is pressed or “felted” together.
British Dictionary definitions for felted (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for felted (2 of 2)
- a matted fabric of wool, hair, etc, made by working the fibres together under pressure or by heat or chemical action
- (as modifier)a felt hat