Thesaurus > Related Words: skin

  Words related to skin

Related / Similar Words: hide, pelt, tegument, cutis, peel, rind, stub, scrape, abrade, pare, bark, clamber, scramble, shin, shinny, struggle, sputter

 

Definition:
  • body covering of a living animal;
  • an outer surface (usually thin); "the skin of an airplane";
  • a bag serving as a container for liquids; it is made from the skin of an animal;
  • a natural protective covering of the body; site of the sense of touch; "your skin is the largest organ of your body";
  • the rind of a fruit or vegetable;
  • a person''s skin regarded as their life; "he tried to save his skin";
  • the tissue forming the hard outer layer (of e.g. a fruit);
  • strike against an object; "She stubbed her one''s toe in the dark and now it''s broken";
  • strip the skin off; "pare apples";
  • remove the bark of a tree;
  • bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of; "The boy skinned his knee when he fell";
  • climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling;

  •  
    Hyponyms: waterskin, water skin, wineskin, investment, thick skin, skin graft, buff, dewlap, prepuce, foreskin, scalp, hangnail, agnail, jacket, banana peel, banana skin, lemon peel, lemon rind, orange peel, orange rind, peel off, flay

     

    Part Meronyms: aircraft, integumentary system, edible fruit

     

    Derivational Morphology: scrape, peel, pare, bark, parer, paring knife, paring, rind, peeler, skinner, abrasion, scratch, excoriation, hide, pelt, tegument, cutis, struggle, clamber

     

    Anagrams: sink

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: lëkurë   Armenian: մաշկ  
    Basque: azal   Bosnian: koža  
    Catalan: pell   Chinese: 皮膚  
    Croatian: koža   Danish: hud and skind  
    Dutch: huid and vel   Esperanto: haŭto  
    Finnish: iho and kalvo and nahka   French: peau  
    German: Haut   Greek: δέρμα  
    Hebrew: עור   Hungarian: állatbőr and bőr  
    Icelandic: húð and skinn   Italian: pelle  
    Japanese: 皮膚 and and   Korean: and 가죽 and 살갗  
    Kurdish: çerm and kevl and tûk   Latvian: āda  
    Lithuanian: oda   Macedonian: кожа  
    Malayalam: തൊലി and തോല് and പാട   Polish: skóra  
    Portuguese: pele   Romanian: piele  
    Russian: кожа and корка and шкура   Slovak: koža and pokožka  
    Slovene: koža   Spanish: piel  
    Swahili: ngozi   Swedish: hud  
    Telugu: చర్మము and తోలు and పొర  
     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z