Definition of 'sheepskin'
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We are deeply fond of the waxed jacket with removable sheepskin collar. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They curled up under sheepskin coats to sleep on the cool sand. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)There are also antique dressing tables and sheepskin rugs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The pilots are in flying boots and sheepskin jackets. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)My parents wore their sheepskin coats indoors. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Add natural rugs in sheepskin or pony skin. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He arrived in the bar wearing a huge sheepskin coat and trumpeting a streaming, red nose. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You can eat outdoors warmed by sheepskin rugs, or in the humming indoor room. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Bed is a fisherman's net made into a hammock and lined with sheepskin rugs. The Sun (2009)The Australian sheepskin boot maker is also a celebrity favourite that once seemed destined for fad and fade. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The beauty of this show lies partly with the hilarious 1970s paraphernalia including sheepskin jackets and huge sunglasses. The Sun (2006)But the little uppermost room was empty, except for a dusty sheepskin jacket and a pair of tattered sandals. What the Bee Knows - reflections on myth, symbol and story (1989)The ghostly effect was due to the white Hebron sheepskin jacket he was wearing against the cold of the desert night. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Also, the right sheepskin jacket. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I have a huge sheepskin rug, called a love rug. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The sheepskin boots were first popular with surfers in Australia before becoming a Californian fad. The Sun (2016)My slippers: in sheepskin from Canada. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Somewhere, too, he bumped into a sheepskin jacket aficionado. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And so we turn our attention to sheepskin boots in which to pound the pavements, or indeed fly to Switzerland. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Bring back sheepskin coats, I say. The Sun (2008)A woman in a sheepskin coat suddenly shrieked: 'This is a setup. Times, Sunday Times (2010)With his boots and sheepskin hat he made a familiar figure, who appeared regularly on TV news bulletins. Somewhere East of Life (1994)
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Translations for 'sheepskin'
British English: sheepskin /ˈʃiːpˌskɪn/ NOUN
Sheepskin is the skin of a sheep with the wool still attached to it, used especially for making coats and rugs.
...a sheepskin coat.
- American English: sheepskin
- Arabic: جِلْدُ الغَنَم
- Brazilian Portuguese: pele de carneiro
- Chinese: 羊皮
- Croatian: ovčja koža
- Czech: ovčí kůže
- Danish: fåreskind
- Dutch: schaapsvacht
- European Spanish: piel de borrego
- Finnish: lampaannahka
- French: peau de mouton
- German: Schaffell
- Greek: προβιά
- Italian: montone
- Japanese: 羊の毛皮
- Korean: 양가죽
- Norwegian: saueskinn
- Polish: owcza skóra
- European Portuguese: pele de carneiro
- Romanian: piele de oaie
- Russian: овчина
- Spanish: piel de borrego
- Swedish: fårskinn
- Thai: หนังแกะ
- Turkish: koyun postu
- Ukrainian: овеча шкура
- Vietnamese: da cừu
Definition of sheepskin from the Collins English Dictionary
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