skin


skin

noun

Definition of SKIN

1
an outer part or layer <space-age materials used on the skin of the aircraft>
Related Words facade (also fa├žade), front, top; cover, covering, facing; appearance, disguise, guise, mask, semblance, show
Antonyms inside, interior
2
the outer covering of an animal removed for its commercial value <hats made from beaver skins were once fashionable>
Synonyms fur, leather, pelt, skin
3
the hairless natural covering of an animal prepared for use <calfskin gloves>
Synonyms hide, skin

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