Part of speech:
A thin membrane directly beneath the hide.
Yarn spun from the fibers of such fleece, esp. the fleece of sheep
An old English measure of land, usually the amount held adequate for one free family and its dependents.
The skin of a fur-bearing animal, esp. after it has been stripped from the carcass
To get away without paying (a debt, etc.)
To elude; escape:
(Slang) To cheat, swindle, or rob.
To cause to believe what is not true; mislead.
To take something from by fraud; swindle:
To ruin, especially by destroying or removing what is valuable:
To whip or lash.
To take (property) by force or fraud
To strip or divest (someone) of a power, right, etc.
(Baseball) To gain (a base) safely without the help of a hit, walk, or error, usually by running to it from another base while the pitch is being delivered
To make bare or clear by removing fruit, growth, removable parts, etc.
To practice fraud as a means of obtaining money or property.
To cut or scoop out with or as if with a gouge:
To cut into and wound slightly:
To exploit (another) by charging too much for something
(Informal) To resell (tickets to the theater, a sports event, etc.) at a price higher than the regular price
To cover with a skin or a similar layer:
To seep into or permeate something:
The skin of a sheep either tanned with the fleece left on or in the form of leather or parchment.
(Law) To show an omission of a credit in (an account).
rip off; ask an unreasonable price
An area in air, water, soil, or rock containing pollutants released from a single source. A plume often spreads in the environment due to the action of wind, currents, or gravity.
To remove or detach by grasping and pulling abruptly with the fingers; pick:
To steal (money or valuables):
(Boxing) To hit with a hook
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