Definitions

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  • n. The state or quality of being sheepy.

Etymologies

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sheepy +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Although the breed produces wool that is relatively low in lanolin, you can still sense a faint aroma of sheepiness, a reminder of its rawness and close connection to the animal that gave its wool.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • A sheepy sheep of sheepness that fell into the sheep dip of sheepiness.

    12th February '06

  • A sheepy sheep of sheepness that fell into the sheep dip of sheepiness. - 3 replies

    logansrogue

  • Let the sheepiness be set on one side and the goatiness on the other, and immediately you know where you are.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 10, No. 59, September, 1862

  • He spoke with a strong Scotch accent, and an appearance of shy sheepiness, and therefore with an air too of extraordinary truth.

    Oddsfish!

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