woolgrower

[ wool-groh-er ]
/ ˈwʊlˌgroʊ ər /

noun

a person who raises sheep or other animals for the production of wool.

QUIZZES

DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

It’d be a real faux pas to miss this quiz on the words from August 3–9, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “vacillate” mean?

Origin of woolgrower

First recorded in 1800–10; wool + grower

OTHER WORDS FROM woolgrower

woolgrowing, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for woolgrower

woolgrower
/ (ˈwʊlˌɡrəʊə) /

noun

a person who keeps sheep for their wool

Derived forms of woolgrower

woolgrowing, noun, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012