skin (someone) alive

Definition of skin (someone) alive

informal

  1. :  to punish (someone) severely Mom is going to skin me alive when she finds out about the broken vase.

Word by Word Definitions

skinplay
  1. :  the integument of an animal (as a fur-bearing mammal or a bird) separated from the body usually with its hair or feathers

    :  a usually unmounted specimen of a vertebrate (as in a museum)

    :  the hide or pelt of a game or domestic animal

  1. :  to strip, scrape, or rub off an outer covering (as the skin or rind) of

    :  to strip or peel off

    :  to cut, chip, or damage the surface of

  1. :  devoted to showing nudes

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

aliveplay
  1. :  having life :  not dead or inanimate

    :  still in existence, force, or operation :  active

    :  still active in competition with a chance of victory


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