noun, plural lin·sey-wool·seys.
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The literature of China is, happily, not all linsey-woolsey.Moon Lore
She was dressed in linsey-woolsey, and the overalls of the three sons were also home-spun.Hunters Out of Space
Joseph Everidge Kelleam
Your labor is too skilled by far to manufacture bagging and linsey-woolsey.
Four yards of linsey-woolsey, a yard in width, made a dress for any woman.
The coats of the men were home-made; the materials, jeans or linsey-woolsey.