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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A heavy flexible whip braided from leather made from the hide of cattle; The hide of cattle v. - Flog with a heavy flexible whip.

Usage examples (19)
  • All are made from luxurious top grain cowhide leather.
  • Even then, there were different grades of leather such as cowhide versus horsehide.
  • The "cowhide" was constantly carried by himself, and his overseer.
  • He goes so far as to threaten to come to Staunton and "cowhide" David in the middle of Main Street. for more
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