The magic is in the impossible accomplishments born of wool, a needle, and a steady hand.
Is it better to have the wool pulled over our eyes, or to be blinded with the illusion of transparency?
The wool design by Maddalena Forcella brings to mind the gang warfare and violence that has plagued Mexico.
All day long I go about the house in a sweater, a scarf, and a wool cap.
They dominated the wool trade, tax collection, law, and banking.
It builds a cosey little nest out of moss and wool and hair.
The best of us are not above trying to pull the wool over our own eyes, at times.
But he was tired after his swim, and his wool was heavy with water.
Mix this solution in three gallons of cold water, immerse the wool in it for several days, and then let it be washed and dried.
We have some wool in loft, which we should not be unwilling to exchange for worsteds.
Old English wull, from Proto-Germanic *wulno (cf. Old Norse ull, Old Frisian wolle, Middle Dutch wolle, Dutch wol, Old High German wolla, German wolle, Gothic wulla), from PIE *wele- (cf. Sanskrit urna; Avestan varena; Greek lenos "wool;" Latin lana "wool," vellus "fleece;" Old Church Slavonic vluna, Russian vulna, Lithuanian vilna "wool;" Middle Irish olann, Welsh gwlan "wool"). Figurative expression pull the wool over (someone's) eyes is recorded from 1839, American English.
one of the first material used for making woven cloth (Lev. 13:47, 48, 52, 59; 19:19). The first-fruit of wool was to be offered to the priests (Deut. 18:4). The law prohibiting the wearing of a garment "of divers sorts, as of woollen and linen together" (Deut. 22:11) may, like some other laws of a similar character, have been intended to express symbolically the separateness and simplicity of God's covenant people. The wool of Damascus, famous for its whiteness, was of great repute in the Tyrian market (Ezek. 27:18).