Synonyms of fleece


1. fleece, wool

usage: the wool of a sheep or similar animal

2. sheepskin, fleece, leather

usage: tanned skin of a sheep with the fleece left on; used for clothing

3. fleece, fabric, cloth, material, textile

usage: a soft bulky fabric with deep pile; used chiefly for clothing

4. wool, fleece, coat, pelage

usage: outer coat of especially sheep and yaks


1. overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook, cheat, rip off, chisel

usage: rip off; ask an unreasonable price

2. fleece, shear, shave, trim

usage: shear the wool from; "shear sheep"

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