Definition of good-woolled in US English:

good-woolled

adjective

  • 1Of a sheep: having a good fleece. Now chiefly Australian.

  • 2Chiefly English regional (Lincolnshire). Usually of a person: excellent, outstanding, first-rate; specifically plucky, spirited, game. Now also: wealthy.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in David Loch (d. 1780), shipowner and writer. From good + woolled.

Pronunciation

good-woolled

/ˌɡʊdˈwʊld/