Meaning of West of England in English:

West of England


  • 1Attributive Designating a high-quality woollen broadcloth of a kind originally made in the west of England, or a garment made from this; (occasionally also) designating the wool used in cloth of this kind.

  • 2rare West of England cloth. Also in plural in same sense.


Late 18th century. From west + of + the name of England.


West of England

/ˌwɛst əv ˈɪŋɡlənd/