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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

Synonyms for skin

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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a magic onion shedding its skinlike layers of "authority.
The dragon Morgana has a steel frame covered with fiberglass and a skinlike coating of silicon.
Saag's and Montibella Sausage Company are experimenting with skinlesss sausages that form a skinlike surface as they cook -- and are very tender.
The boundaries that Nedelsky poses as an alternative have a skinlike quality that allows elasticity, preserves humanhood, and permits connectedness.
Left" in this case is a violet region with a sheet-metal quality and a similar sound; "right," by contrast, is of orange hue, skinlike in surface, and dull in tone.