Definition of thick skin
- She has pretty thick skin when it comes to criticism.
- If you want to perform publicly, you'll need to grow a thicker skin.
: having or being of relatively great depth or extent from one surface to its opposite
: heavily built : thickset
: close-packed with units or individuals
: in a thick manner : thickly
: the most crowded or active part
: the part of greatest thickness
: the integument of an animal (such 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
: to strip, scrape, or rub off an outer covering (such as the skin or rind) of
: to strip or peel off
: to cut, chip, or damage the surface of
: devoted to showing nudes
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