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Synonyms for skin

peel

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by the skin of your teeth

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  • narrowly
  • only just
  • by a whisker
  • by a narrow margin
  • by a hair's-breadth

get under your skin

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Synonyms for skin

the tissue forming the external covering of the body

a thin outer covering of an object

the outer covering of a fruit

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to remove the skin of

to furnish with a covering of a different material

to exploit (another) by charging too much for something

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an outer surface (usually thin)

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body covering of a living animal

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a person's skin regarded as their life

a bag serving as a container for liquids

climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling

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

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remove the bark of a tree

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strip the skin off

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References in periodicals archive ?
A lower value for the RRTM is indicative of a firmer, more elastic skin (Uhoda et al.
Other performers at the circus include a 7ft-tall sword swallower, a man with elastic skin and a contortionist who can squeeze into a bottle just 18in in diameter and 30in high.
When punctured by a needle, an antibubble's air shell retracts like an overstretched elastic skin from the puncture point to the opposite side.
Garry told the crowd his success was due to his elastic skin and tolerance of pain.
The increased rates of infection are caused in part by bodily changes as patients grow older, including less elastic skin, lower respiratory and gastrointestinal ability, and the presence of comorbid illnesses--chronic diseases, like diabetes or asthma, which make the patient more susceptible to infection and immune system ailments.
NOURISH YOURSELF: For strong, elastic skin it is essential to eat a varied diet with fresh fruit and vegetables every day.
He faces a year of operations and treatments - the next at the end of the month, when surgeons will cut scar tissue from his left cheek and graft more elastic skin from his leg.