Textual thesaurus for "skin"

(noun) hide, pelt

body covering of a living animal

(noun) tegument, cutis

a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch

your skin is the largest organ of your body

(noun) peel

the rind of a fruit or vegetable

(verb) pare, peel

strip the skin off

pare apples

(verb) bark

remove the bark of a tree

(verb) scrape

bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of

The boy skinned his knee when he fell

(verb) sputter, scramble, shin, shinny, struggle, clamber

climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling