Definition of 'peeling'
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The marriage came apart in a frenzy of potato peeling. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Dozens of people soaked in petrol staggered on board, the skin peeling from their bodies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What is the peeling skin meant to signify? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Use breathable paint to avoid peeling and work it into all the cracks. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Frozen pipes and peeling paint were the least of our problems. Christianity Today (2000)A small knife is better than a potato peeler for peeling. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A clue was was the peeling paint. Times, Sunday Times (2015)When he looked down and saw his own skin peeling, he tore off his shirt and ran inside. The Crossing-Place (1993)The peeling away of the layers of paint on the metal staircase that leads up to the sitting room took one workman more than a week. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Paint peeling, cramped waiting rooms. The Sun (2009)Allow to dry, then use a wire brush to clean the surface of the wall and remove any flaked or peeling paint. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's a fungal infection, which causes cracked and peeling skin. The Sun (2013)Wooden residences are dotted around, there's paint peeling from walls and window frames. The Sun (2007)He said: 'It cracks and becomes like paint peeling. The Sun (2010)He points to the ceiling with its peeling paint and says the noise from neighbours is'appalling'. The Sun (2009)The lower part of the stalks can be used in a soup, pasta or risotto, after peeling away remaining fibrous threads. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Occasionally. peeling is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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