Definition of “pelt” - English Dictionary

(Definition of “pelt” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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peltverb [ I/T ]

us /pelt/

pelt verb [ I/T ] (THROW)

to throw a number of things quickly at someone or something:

[ T ] Youths tried to pelt them with stones.

peltnoun [ C ]

us /pelt/

pelt noun [ C ] (SKIN)

the skin and fur of a dead animal, or the skin with the fur removed:

rabbit pelts

(Definition of “pelt” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)