from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Having skin of a specified kind. Often used in combination.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having a skin: chiefly in composition with a descriptive adjective: as, thick-skinned, thin-skinned.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having skin.
  • adjective Covered in a thin membrane resembling skin.
  • adjective Having skin (or similar outer layer) totally or partially removed.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of skin.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having skin of a specified kind


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