Definitions for "Worsted"
Keywords:  woolen, combed, staple, wool, serge
Well-twisted yarn spun of long-staple wool which has been combed to lay the fibers parallel, used for carpets, cloth, hosiery, gloves, and the like.
Fine and soft woolen yarn, untwisted or lightly twisted, used in knitting and embroidery.
wool yarn of long staple with fibers that have been combed prior to spinning. Combing produces more parallel fibers than carding.