Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Coarse woolen cloth, made from the worst kind of wool, homespun, and not dyed.
  • Unkempt; rough; coarse.

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Examples

  • “Good woman,” said De Valence, “if you will give me an explanation of this mystery, I will owe you a kirtle of the best raploch grey.”

    Castle Dangerous

  • "Good woman," said De Valence, "if you will give me an explanation of this mystery, I will owe you a kirtle of the best raploch grey."

    Waverley Novels — Volume 12

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