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pelt

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pelt

noun (2)

Synonyms of pelt (Entry 2 of 3)

the outer covering of an animal removed for its commercial value
  • caught beavers and sold the pelts to fur traders

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pelt

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Synonyms & Antonyms of pelt (Entry 3 of 3)

2 to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • pelted snowballs at each other while waiting for the bus

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The first known use of pelt was in the 15th century

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“Pelt.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pelt. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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