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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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When I look in the mirror and scream at the loose skin, he is there to support me.
And he has questioned why he should be denied surgery to remove his loose skin when he saved the NHS an even greater expense by turning down the offer of a gastric band.
In addition to the loose skin, this form of the disease is characterized by bone abnormalities, the delayed joining of the cranial (skull) bones, hip dislocation, curvature of the spine, flat feet, and excessive tooth decay.
The NHS says my weight must be stable for two years before they will consider operating on me to remove the loose skin," Mason said.
If I were a drum / in a past life the loose skin of my palms / would have woven into a colorful fabric.
People who lose substantial weight may find themselves facing another body-image issue: unsightly loose skin.
Today, with 39 different lasers ranging from visible light lasers to treat unsightly pigment and unwanted blood vessels, to deep heat lasers to help tighten loose skin, cosmetic dermatologists can address a multitude of conditions.
In the next century, ang - was altered to hang -, and the main sense came to be "bit of loose skin at the side or root of a fingernail.
Mr Preston said he had believed that operation would give him a new lease of life, but has since become depressed by the loose skin all over his body.
It works to tone, lift, and tighten skin in all areas including the face, abdomen, arms, and thighs--anywhere you have excess or loose skin.
New housing in France, designed by Eduoard Francois (p62), is wrapped in a loose skin of timber poles as if to recall a primitive hut, while Steven Holl's most recent project (p44) is clad in a self-rusting rain screen of CorTen.
Bingo wing: A flap of loose skin that hangs down from the upper arm (so-called because it is often displayed by people raising a hand to claim victory in bingo)