ooze leather


noun

leather prepared from calfskin or other skin and having a soft, velvety finish on the flesh side.

Nearby words

  1. oostende,
  2. oot,
  3. ootheca,
  4. ootid,
  5. ooze,
  6. oozy,
  7. op,
  8. op art,
  9. op-,
  10. op-ed

Origin of ooze leather

First recorded in 1885–90

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British Dictionary definitions for ooze leather

ooze leather

noun

a very soft leather with a suedelike finish

Word Origin for ooze leather

C19: from ooze 1 (sense 6)

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