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leather

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of leather

  1. 1 the hairless natural covering of an animal prepared for use the company claims to use only the finest leathers for its shoes and handbags Synonyms of leather hide, skin Words Related to leather coat, fleece, fur, pelt; alligator, antelope, buckskin, cabretta, calfskin, capeskin, chamois, cordovan, cowhide, crocodile, deerskin, doeskin, goatskin, horsehide, kid, kidskin, lambskin, morocco, ostrich, pigskin, seal, sharkskin, sheepskin, snakeskin; nubuck, patent leather, suede

  2. 2 the outer covering of an animal removed for its commercial value this jacket was made from real leather Synonyms of leather fur, hide, pelt, skinWords Related to leather badger, beaver, chamois, chinchilla, ermine, fisher, fox, marten, mink, muskrat, otter, Persian lamb, rabbit, raccoon (also racoon), sable, seal; bearskin, buckskin, calfskin, coonskin, cowhide, deerskin, doeskin, goatskin, horsehide, karakul, kidskin, kolinsky, lambskin, pigskin, rawhide, sealskin, sharkskin, sheep, sheepskin, snakeskin; fleece, mouton; alligator, crocodile; cordovan, morocco, patent leather, suede


leather

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of leather

  1. to strike repeatedly with something long and thin or flexible an expert rider will find almost no reason to leather a horse Synonyms of leather birch, cowhide, flagellate, flail, flog, hide, horsewhip, lash, whip, rawhide, scourge, slash, switch, tan, thrash, whaleWords Related to leather knout, quirt, strap; cut; flick, touch up; blackjack, cane, club, cudgel, fustigate; pistol-whip; bang, bop, box, bust, clap, clip, clobber, clout, crack, cuff, hit, knock, lam, paste, punch, slap, slug, smack, smite, sock, spank, swat, swipe, thwack, wallop, whack; bash, baste, bat, batter, beat, belabor, belt, bludgeon, buffet, bung, drub, fib [British], hammer, lace, lambaste (or lambast), lather, lick, mangle, maul, paddle, pelt, pommel, pound, pummel, rough, slate, slog, thresh, thump, tromp, whop (or whap), whup, work over



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