1 a natural protective covering of the body; site of the sense of touch; "your skin is the largest organ of your body" [syn: tegument, cutis]
3 an outer surface (usually thin); "the skin of an airplane"
5 a person's skin regarded as their life; "he tried to save his skin"
6 the rind of a fruit or vegetable [syn: peel]
7 a bag serving as a container for liquids; it is made from the skin of an animal
2 bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of; "The boy skinned his knee when he fell" [syn: scrape]
3 remove the bark of a tree [syn: bark]
5 strike against an object; "She stubbed her one's toe in the dark and now it's broken" [syn: stub, scrape, abrade] [also: skinning, skinned]skinned adj : having the skin scraped off; "skinned knees and scraped elbows" [syn: abraded, scraped]skinned See skin
- Having skin.
- Covered in a thin membrane resembling skin.
- Having skin (or similar outer layer) totally or partially
- My skinned knuckles hurt until the scrape healed.
- past of skin
all up with, beat, beaten, bested, confounded, defeated, discomfited, done for, done in, down, fallen, fixed, floored, hors de combat, lambasted, lathered, licked, on the skids, outdone, overborne, overcome, overmastered, overmatched, overpowered, overridden, overthrown, overturned, overwhelmed, panicked, put to rout, routed, ruined, scattered, settled, silenced, skinned alive, stampeded, trimmed, trounced, undone, upset, whelmed, whipped, worsted