Pronunciation: (twē'dē), [key]
—adj., tweed•i•er, tweed•i•est.
1. made of or resembling tweed, as in texture, appearance, or the like.
2. wearing or favoring tweeds, esp. as a mark of a casual, sporty, or intellectual way of life, as at college or in the country: a tweedy sportswoman.
3. accustomed to, preferring, or characterized by the wearing of tweeds, as in genteel country life or academia: a large and tweedy colony of civil servants and government officials.
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