snake·​skin | \ ˈsnāk-ˌskin How to pronounce snakeskin (audio) \

Definition of snakeskin

: leather prepared from the skin of a snake

Examples of snakeskin in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Designed by Gucci, his light green snakeskin suit had subtle pink accents on the lapels. Hannah Kerns, Peoplemag, 26 Aug. 2022 Attending the 2020 Billboard Music Awards in a pistachio green snakeskin-print suit. Erica Gonzales, ELLE, 3 Apr. 2022 Thigh-high snakeskin boots, an oversized fur jacket and a green and black outfit looked stylish and comfortable. Jessica Booth, Peoplemag, 26 Aug. 2022 For the party, Bella wore a black and green acid wash tee and matching bike shorts from the brand, completing the look with an oversized snakeskin jacket and black riding boots with white knee-high white socks peeking out over the shoes. Quinci Legardye, Harper's BAZAAR, 16 July 2022 Accessories included snakeskin kitten heels and a Miu Miu scarf. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 22 July 2022 Guiducci was dressed in a velvet jacket finished with a fresh white peony and his co-host Nnadi shimmered in a wore faux snakeskin jacket. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, 1 May 2022 Choose from multiple colors and prints including snakeskin and leopard spots. Hillary Maglin, Travel + Leisure, 12 Apr. 2022 Hailey's rocking a teeny neon snakeskin bikini from Triangl Swimwear, and looks incredible while doing it. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, 25 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of snakeskin

1825, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of snakeskin was in 1825

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Last Updated

12 Sep 2022

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“Snakeskin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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