noun, plural lin·seys.
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Poignantly missing from the panel was American war photographer Linsey Addario.
The women had on sun-bonnets; and some had linsey-woolsey frocks, some gingham ones, and a few of the young ones had on calico.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
She was dressed in linsey-woolsey, and the overalls of the three sons were also home-spun.Hunters Out of Space|Joseph Everidge Kelleam
The goods were of the home-made quality, known as "linsey-woolsey," a material worn by farmers almost universally in those days.Watch Yourself Go By|Al. G. Field
His wife wore a calico dress for company, while the neighbor wives wore homespun linsey-woolsey.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
How he got at my birth behind my tangled mat of hair and wringing linsey-woolsey I know not to this day.Richard Carvel, Complete|Winston Churchill