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OTHER WORDS FROM leatheryleath·er·i·ness, noun
Words nearby leathery
Example sentences from the Web for leathery
They sport a leathery, crackle-textured skin and glow with salt-and-pepper zest.
A thick, leathery exterior makes chewing them as much fun as tasting them.
Hard-caught game gets something feral and gnarled—Côte-Rôtie or a leathery Hermitage.
Best known for their leathery shells, some species can roll into a ball when threatened.
The stretchy, leathery ring keeps you hard while the eyelashes tickle the vadge.Eastbound & Down’s Kenny Powers Lists His Favorite Things|Kenny Powers|February 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But our hands are hard and leathery now and our muscles no longer creak and pain 100 under the stress.Conscript 2989|Irving Crump
But first he bent to grasp the knotted vines and leathery leaves that enclosed a bulky package.Brood of the Dark Moon|Charles Willard Diffin
With which grim philosophy he gripped the leathery loop and stalked down the trail.Beyond the Black River|Robert E. Howard
In the case of N. pseudo-mas, the fronds are of a leathery nature, and the plant is practically evergreen in sheltered positions.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
Mrs. Downey nodded her head toward a spry man with leathery skin who was talking with Maxine Miller.Behind the Green Door|Mildred A. Wirt