hard-spun

[ hahrd-spuhn ]
/ ˈhɑrdˈspʌn /

adjective

(of yarn) compactly twisted in spinning.

Origin of hard-spun

First recorded in 1905–10
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British Dictionary definitions for hard-spun

hard-spun


adjective

(of yarn) spun with a firm close twist
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