Definitions

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  • n. A machine for cleansing or loosening wool by the action of a revolving cylinder covered with long iron spikes or teeth; a willying machine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A machine for cleansing or loosening wool by the action of a revolving cylinder covered with long iron spikes or teeth; a willy or willying machine; -- called also twilly devil, and devil. See devil, n., 6, and willy.

Etymologies

Compare willy. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • They are a new line of all-leather and colourful lacquer bracelets, and leather visors to be worn tied with a twilly like a tennis cap.

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