leather-hard

[leth-er-hahrd]

Origin of leather-hard

First recorded in 1955–60
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Examples from the Web for leather-hard

Historical Examples of leather-hard

  • Set the leather-hard cylinder upon a new bat which is slightly damp and which runs true, on the wheel.

    The Potter's Craft

    Charles F. Binns

  • When leather-hard the whole may be turned gently over and the tile allowed to fall on to a board placed in readiness.

    The Potter's Craft

    Charles F. Binns