Adjective "Merinos" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Merinos


    Definition:

    1. (often initial capital letter) one of a breed of sheep, raised originally in Spain, valued for their fine wool.

    2. wool from such sheep.

    3. a yarn or fabric made from this wool. adjective

    4. made of merino wool, yarn, or cloth.

    Origin:
    merino

    Examples:

    "risings can be merinos."

    "grounds can be merinos."