woolgrower

[ woo l-groh-er ]
/ ˈwʊlˌgroʊ ər /

noun

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

Nearby words

  1. woolf,
  2. woolf, virginia,
  3. woolfell,
  4. woolgather,
  5. woolgathering,
  6. woollcott,
  7. woollcott, alexander,
  8. woolled,
  9. woollen,
  10. woolley

Origin of woolgrower

First recorded in 1800–10; wool + grower

Related formswool·grow·ing, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for woolgrower

woolgrower

/ (ˈwʊlˌɡrəʊə) /

noun

a person who keeps sheep for their wool
Derived Formswoolgrowing, noun, adjective

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