Adjective "leathery" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈlɛð(ə)ri/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Having a tough, hard texture like leather.
  1. 'This helps to explain why skin often looks and feels more leathery as we age.'
  2. 'At baseline and at 1 month, the lesions were clinically assessed as soft, leathery or hard.'
  3. 'The adult shell is covered by a thick, smooth, leathery skin.'

Definitions

1. like leather in appearance or texture; tough and flexible.

More examples(as adjective)

"wings can be leathery."

"leaves can be leathery."

"skins can be leathery."

"faces can be leathery."

"textures can be leathery."

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