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skin

noun     /skɪn/
[C or U] the natural outer layer which covers a person, animal, fruit, etc. 皮膚;皮 dark/fair/pale/tanned skin 暗黑/白皙/蒼白/棕褐色的皮膚 skin cancer 皮膚癌 Babies have soft skins. 嬰兒皮膚柔嫩。 Native Americans used to trade skins (= the skins of animals that have been removed from the body, with or without the hair). 印第安人過去曾買賣獸皮。 a banana/potato skin 香蕉/馬鈴薯皮 The skin, hair and bone of non-human animalsThe skin, and skin colourFruits and seeds and their parts
[C or U] any outer covering 外殼 The bullet pierced the skin of the aircraft. 子彈擊穿了飛機的外殼。 The skin, hair and bone of non-human animalsThe skin, and skin colourFruits and seeds and their parts
[S] a thin solid surface which forms on some liquids, such as paint, when they are left in the air, or others, such as heated milk, when they are left to cool (某些液體置於空氣中或冷卻後形成的)膜,薄層 Coverings and layers
[C] specialized the part of a computer program that you can change in order to make pictures, designs, colours, etc. look different on a screen 面板(電腦程式的一部分,你可以改變它,以便使螢幕上顯示不同的圖片、圖案、顏色等) Many electronic devices let you create your own skins. 許多電子設備都允許使用者創造個性化的外觀介面。 Computer concepts
drenched/soaked/wet to the skin
extremely wet 濕透的 We had no umbrellas so we got soaked to the skin in the pouring rain. 我們沒帶傘,所以在傾盆大雨中被淋濕透了。 Wet weather and wetness
thin/thick skin
easily/not easily upset by criticism 臉皮薄/厚 I don't worry about what he says - I have a very thick skin. 我不在意他說的話——我臉皮非常厚。 →  See also thick-skinned , thin-skinned Becoming too excited and easily upset
-skin     /-skɪn/ suffix
I've got an old sheepskin coat. 我有一件舊羊皮外套。 The skin, hair and bone of non-human animals
-skinned /-skɪnd/ suffix
pale-skinned 皮膚蒼白的 The skin, hair and bone of non-human animalsFruits and seeds and their partsThe skin, and skin colour
(Definition of skin noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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