Skin - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Skin.

FLAY
FLESH
HIDE
PARE
PEEL
PELT
SCRAPE
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FLAY
  1. strip the skin off
  2. heavy criticism
FLESH
  1. remove adhering flesh from (hides) when preparing leather manufacture
  2. alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
  3. the soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate: mainly muscle tissue and fat
  4. a soft moist part of a fruit
HIDE
  1. make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat"
  2. body covering of a living animal
  3. cover as if with a shroud; "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery"
  4. the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)
  5. prevent from being seen or discovered; "Muslim women hide their faces"; "hide the money"
  6. be or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety; "Probably his horse would be close to where he was hiding"; "She is hiding out in a cabin in Montana"
PARE
  1. decrease gradually or bit by bit
  2. remove the edges from and cut down to the desired size; "pare one's fingernails"; "trim the photograph"; "trim lumber"
  3. strip the skin off; "pare apples"
  4. cut small bits or pare shavings from; "whittle a piece of wood"
PEEL
  1. the rind of a fruit or vegetable
  2. come off in flakes or thin small pieces; "The paint in my house is peeling off"
  3. British politician (1788-1850)
  4. strip the skin off; "pare apples"
  5. get undressed; "please don't undress in front of everybody!"; "She strips in front of strangers every night for a living"
PELT
  1. attack and bombard with or as if with missiles; "pelt the speaker with questions"
  2. cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile; "They pelted each other with snowballs"
  3. rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!"
  4. body covering of a living animal
  5. the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
SCRAPE
  1. scratch repeatedly; "The cat scraped at the armchair"
  2. cut the surface of; wear away the surface of
  3. bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of; "The boy skinned his knee when he fell"
  4. an indication of damage
  5. gather (money or other resources) together over time; "She had scraped together enough money for college"; "they scratched a meager living"
  6. a deep bow with the foot drawn backwards (indicating excessive humility); "all that bowing and scraping did not impress him"
  7. make by scraping; "They scraped a letter into the stone"
  8. a harsh noise made by scraping; "the scrape of violin bows distracted her"
  9. bend the knees and bow in a servile manner
  10. an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
  11. Scrapes are shallow depressions with gently sloping edges, which seasonally hold water. They create obvious in-field wet features that are very attractive to wildlife. They are often man made to
Skin Clue Last Updated: 24/10/2019 9:00am

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