Definitions For Skin


  • Body covering of a living animal
  • An outer surface (usually thin)
  • A bag serving as a container for liquids; it is made from the hide of an animal
  • A natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
  • The rind of a fruit or vegetable
  • A person whose head is bald or shaved
  • A member of any of several British or American groups consisting predominantly of young people who shave their heads; some engage in white supremacist and anti-immigrant activities and this leads to the perception that all skinheads are racist and violent
  • A person's skin regarded as their life
  • The natural outer layer of tissue that covers the body of a person or animal
  • The skin of an animal that has been removed from the body often with its hair or feathers still attached and that is used to make things (such as clothes)
  • The outer covering of a fruit, vegetable, etc.


  • Strip the skin off
  • Remove the bark of a tree
  • Bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of
  • Climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
  • To remove the skin of (an animal, fruit, or vegetable)
  • To scrape or rub off some of the skin from (a body part)

Is Skin a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Skin is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Skin in a Sentence

  • The rough skin of a shark
  • Choose makeup that matches your skin tone.
  • These snakes shed their skins once a year.
  • The hunter skinned the rabbit and prepared it for cooking.
  • I skinned my knee when I fell.

Synonyms for Skin

Antonyms for Skin

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