Fleece - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 04/03/2021

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Fleece.

4 letter answer(s) to fleece

  1. escape, either physically or mentally; "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"
  2. evade payment to; "He bilked his creditors"
  3. hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; "What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge"; "foil your opponent"
  4. cheat somebody out of what is due, especially money
  1. a metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun
  2. terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent; "My speech was cut short"; "Personal freedom is curtailed in many countries"
  3. any of various small fasteners used to hold loose articles together
  4. cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden"
  5. an article of jewelry that can be clipped onto a hat or dress
  6. attach with a clip; "clip the papers together"
  7. sever or remove by pinching or snipping; "nip off the flowers"
  8. an instance or single occasion for some event; "this time he succeeded"; "he called four times"; "he could do ten at a clip"
  9. run at a moderately swift pace
  10. a sharp slanting blow; "he gave me a clip on the ear"
  11. the act of clipping or snipping
  1. deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
  2. common gregarious Old World bird about the size and color of the American crow
  3. (chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard
  1. con, cheat
  2. deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
  3. a fraudulent business scheme
  1. make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
  2. beat severely
  3. cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face"
  4. submerge in a liquid; "I soaked in the hot tub for an hour"
  5. heat a metal prior to working it
  6. rip off; ask an unreasonable price
  7. washing something by allowing it to soak
  8. fill, soak, or imbue totally; "soak the bandage with disinfectant"
  9. leave as a guarantee in return for money; "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"
  10. the process of becoming softened and saturated as a consequence of being immersed in water (or other liquid); "a good soak put life back in the wagon"
  11. become drunk or drink excessively
  1. outer coat of especially sheep and yaks
  2. a fabric made from the hair of sheep
  3. fiber sheared from animals (such as sheep) and twisted into yarn for weaving

3 letter answer(s) to fleece

  1. rip off; ask an unreasonable price
  2. take something away by force or without the consent of the owner; "The burglars robbed him of all his money"
  3. Plundered

5 letter answer(s) to fleece

  1. a large edge tool that cuts sheet metal by passing a blade through it
  2. (physics) a deformation of an object in which parallel planes remain parallel but are shifted in a direction parallel to themselves; "the shear changed the quadrilateral into a parallelogram"
  3. become deformed by forces tending to produce a shearing strain
  4. cut with shears; "shear hedges"
  5. cut or cut through with shears; "shear the wool off the lamb"
  6. shear the wool from; "shear sheep"

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Fleece'

"At the Movies" bit
"Good" rate
16 down's small flower
After whiskey, John spins yarn
Ammo holder
Attack and steal from boy
Being heartless, get away with trick
Bernie Madoff's hedge fun
Bird heading off from stream
Bird in stream hiding head
Bird; playing piece
Black bird
Black bird in castle
Buy-one-get-one-free item
Case having been dismissed, criminals cheat at cards
Cashmere, e.g.
Castle of Otranto's walls besieged by kings
Castle, in chess
Caught part of face a blow
Charge too much
Cheat that's cornered by knight, initially
Cheat? On board, he goes straight
Chess castle
Chess piece
Clear the register, maybe
Clip of footballer showing no hesitation
Coat left next to court
Coldplay's first album includes one film passage
Con artist's art
Con game
Con job
Contrivance for taking pe
Corner chesspiece
Corner piece
Corner piece in chess
Court line in clothing material
Criminal's caught out in scam
Curtailed rascal’s swindle
Cut fish not hard to serve up
Cut short
Cut the hair of
Cut with shears
Cut wool from sheep
Cut; fastener
Defraud - crow
Dishonest scheme
Do back up computers
Do computers up
E-mail from a Nigerian pr
E-mail offer of $17,000,0
Enjoy a tub
Ensnaring scheme
Fast one
Fast pace
Fast shuffle, so to speak
Female artist's backing cut
Fiddle about during kinky sex
Fiddle with computers the wrong way
Film excerpt
Film fragment
Film piece
Finish a mugging
Fleece - bird
Fleece coats returned
Fleece overcoats?
Football foul
Football no-no
Fraud squad's head about to get married
Fraud when computers backed up
Fraudulent operation
Fraudulent scheme
Get into some hot water?
Get really wet
Give a buzz
Goal of phishing
Good rate of speed
Good, long bath
Hold up
Holder; cut short
Husband dons dry fleece
Illegal block
Immerse in liquid
Incomplete picture?
Informal jumper: knitter’s first piece
It takes folks in
It's got ewe covered
John with receding curly hair
Jumper cut at back end - rip off!
Kasparov's corner man
Kind of joint
Knitting yarn
Knock off
Knock over
Knock over, so to speak
Laura's 1960s sitcom hubb
Laura's husband in 60's T
Laze in the tub
Lightly hit cold cheek
Loll in a tub
Long bath
Make thoroughly wet
Man in a corner
Man offering no initial support for worker in the field
Man on board, occupant of crow's-nest?
Man's run over - fine
Many an e-mail "click her
Material John Wayne originally rejected
Meal for a moth
Meat cost regularly on reflection is a swindle
Money holder
Moth's temptation
Movie snippet
Offer that's too good to
One may take you in
One reported to the Bette
Outskirts of Lincoln, say, with two roundabouts attracts learner
Overcharge and how
Overcharge man on board
Overcharge, slangily
Paper holder
Part of some film reviews
Peacoat material
Piece next to a knight
Pilot's wind problem
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Pull a con
Punch out men on the turn, then deck cheat?
Put to part of cereal plant, can it cut?
Pyramid scheme
Pyramid scheme, e.g.
Relaxing bath
Remove by clipping
Remove hair at second try
Remove wool from
Reportedly thin fleece
Revolutionary rainproof clothing racket
Rip off
Rip off - bird
Rip off bits of clothing aggressively during kinky sex
Rip off raincoats to throw back
Run a game on
Sales campaign includes dishonest scheme
Satisfactory after turning up gold chesspiece
Scarf material
Scott's "___ Roy"
Sell a pup to bird
Shark cut
Sharp blow
Sheep coat
Sheep hair fabric
Sheep’s hair
Sheep's coat
Sheep's hair
Shell game
Short extract from a film
Some computers returned in dodgy scheme
Son to pick up clipping
Steal from
Steal from Sherwood inhabitant who’s not at home
Steal short dress
Stick up
Swindle as rascal, extracting last penny
Swindle man on board
Swindle quiet one out of seafood
Swindle rascal detailed
Swindle, fraud
Take for a ride
Take from
Take property from
Take something without the owner's consent
Take the wrong way?
Take to the cleaners
Tarry in a tub
Tie fastener
Trickery from monkey scratching rear
Try to follow hint of short cut
Warm fabric
Wet thoroughly
Wet top of sycamore tree
Wind danger
Wind phenomenon
Wind ___ (pilot's problem
Winter coat material
Winter warmer
Winter wear
Worsted fabric
YouTube offering
YouTube selection
___ blind

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