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skin

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1 an outer part or layer

  • space-age materials used on the skin of the aircraft
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2 the outer covering of an animal removed for its commercial value

  • hats made from beaver skins were once fashionable
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3 the hairless natural covering of an animal prepared for use

  • calfskin gloves
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skin

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1 to remove the natural covering of

  • I prefer not to skin potatoes before mashing them
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2 to rob by the use of trickery or threats

  • got his revenge on the dirty swindler who had skinned him
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sell a bill of goods to, take for a ride, take to the cleaners

3 to defeat by a large margin

  • we simply got skinned in the interoffice softball tournament
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beat the pants off, eat alive, run circles around (or run rings around), wipe the floor with (or wipe the ground with)


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