rawhider

noun raw·hid·er \-də(r)\

Definition of rawhider

  1. 1 :  one that rawhides: such as a :  a miner who rawhides ore; broadly :  a small-scale miner :  prospector b :  a harsh taskmaster (as a domineering executive)

  2. 2 :  a user of rawhide: such as a :  a border pioneer of the southwestern U.S. b :  one that puts a protective leather covering on wooden artificial limbs

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1896

First Known Use of rawhider

1896


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