Meaning of LEATHER in English

[leath.er] n [ME lether, fr. OE lether-; akin to OHG leder leather, OIr lethar] (13c) 1: animal skin dressed for use

2: the flap of the ear of a dog--see dog illustration

3: something wholly or partly made of leather -- leather adj -- leath.er.like adj

[2]leather vt leath.ered ; leath.er.ing (13c) 1: to cover with leather

2: to beat with a strap: thrash

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