Sentence Examples


  • Though the fur is cheap in itself, the expense of dressing and working up these little skins is considerable, and they possess the unique charm of an exceptional colour with little weight of pelt; the quality of resistance to friction is, however, so slight as to make them expensive in wear.
  • They have a particularly thin pelt with very close wool of minute curl.
  • It cannot be regarded as an economical fur, as the pelt is too delicate to resist hard wear.
  • Pelt light and close in texture, and durable.
  • The hair and pelt is, however, of less strength, and only a few are now used for floor rugs.