Definition of kersey in English:

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kersey

Pronunciation: /ˈkəːzi/

noun

[mass noun]
A kind of coarse, ribbed cloth with a short nap, woven from short-stapled wool.

Origin

Late Middle English: probably from Kersey, a town in Suffolk where woollen cloth was made.

Words that rhyme with kersey

durzi, furzy, jersey, Mersey
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