Meaning of kersey


Pronunciation: (kûr'zē), [key]
— pl. -seys.
  1. a heavy overcoating of wool or wool and cotton, similar to beaver and melton.
  2. a coarse twilled woolen cloth with a cotton warp, used esp. for work clothes.
  3. a garment made of kersey.
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