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Origin of leather
OTHER WORDS FROM leatherun·der·leath·er, nounun·leath·ered, adjective
Words nearby leather
Example sentences from the Web for leather
Companies like MycoWorks and Modern Meadow both have alternative leather products in the works.Bolt Threads partners with Adidas, owners of Balenciaga and Gucci, and Stella McCartney on mushroom leather|Jonathan Shieber|October 2, 2020|TechCrunch
Barton also makes bands in leather and canvas so you can mix up band material if you like.Smartwatch accessories to give your high-tech friends and family|PopSci Commerce Team|October 1, 2020|Popular Science
There’s a cherry red version for $50 more, and a $400 leather case in case you want to make your consumption even more conspicuous.Teenage Engineering’s OB-4 ‘magic radio’ is a weird and beautiful wireless speaker|Devin Coldewey|October 1, 2020|TechCrunch
The retro design of these headphones is an immediate attention-grabber—the brown leather and steel combination is an absolute winner.
This leather-bound journal is the perfect gift for those writers that are longing to explore a different era.
With every stroke, her leather boot creaked under the weight of her leg.
She tugged on the black rope that wrapped around his thighs and torso, her leather gloves creaking with each adjustment.
Or there he is, matching leather jackets with a baby-faced Bruce Springsteen.‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They include signed photographs of Eisenhower and Field Marshal Montgomery, as well as paintings and a red leather despatch box.Churchill’s Secret Treasures for Sale: A British PM’s Life on the Auction Block|Tom Teodorczuk|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With this cool leather moto hat from Vince Camuto, you can look fabulous and fashionable while keeping your locks in line.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Anthony Bourdain in Your Life|Allison McNearney|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A leather swordbelt, gold-embroidered at the edges, carried a long steel-halted rapier in a leather scabbard chaped with steel.
The sleeves of his doublet which protruded from his leather casing were of the same colour and material as his trunks.
And the man who had done all this—a vulgar upstart out of Paris, reeking of leather and the barrack-room still lived!
His clothes marked him as a man of the city, for we do not wear shooting jackets, and breeches and leather leggings in our valley.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
But the jar threw my six-shooter where I couldn't reach it, and the carbine was jammed in the stirrup-leather on the wrong side.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
British Dictionary definitions for leather
- a material consisting of the skin of an animal made smooth and flexible by tanning, removing the hair, etc
- (as modifier)leather goods Related adjectives: coriaceous, leathern
Word Origin for leather
Idioms and Phrases with leather
see hell-bent for leather.