• Skin Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To become covered with skin; as, a wound skins over.
  2. (n.) A vessel made of skin, used for holding liquids. See Bottle, 1.
  3. (v. i.) To produce, in recitation, examination, etc., the work of another for ones own, or to use in such exercise cribs, memeoranda, etc., which are prohibited.
  4. (n.) The bark or husk of a plant or fruit; the exterior coat of fruits and plants.
  5. (n.) The hide of an animal, separated from the body, whether green, dry, or tanned; especially, that of a small animal, as a calf, sheep, or goat.
  6. (v. t.) To strip of money or property; to cheat.
  7. (n.) The covering, as of planking or iron plates, outside the framing, forming the sides and bottom of a vessel; the shell; also, a lining inside the framing.
  8. (v. t.) To cover with skin, or as with skin; hence, to cover superficially.
  9. (n.) The external membranous integument of an animal.
  10. (n.) That part of a sail, when furled, which remains on the outside and covers the whole.
  11. (v. t.) To strip off the skin or hide of; to flay; to peel; as, to skin an animal.

Abrade, Bark, Clamber, Cutis, Hide, Pare, Peel, Pelt, Rind, Scramble, Scrape, Shin, Sputter, Struggle, Stub, Tegument,

• Skin-deep Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Not deeper than the skin; hence, superficial.

Superficial, Surface,