Synonyms of 'leathery'
toughDictionary, hard, rough
His hair is untidy and his skin is quite leathery.
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Something that is durable is strong and lasts a long time without breaking or becoming weaker.
Fine bone china is strong and durable.
Something that is hard is very firm and stiff to touch and is not easily bent, cut, or broken.
He stamped his feet on the hard floor.
Thesaurus for leathery from the Collins English Thesaurus
If the texture of something, for example someone's skin , is leathery , it is tough and hard , like leather.