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synonyms for peltry

  • fur
  • leather
  • skin
  • wool
  • crust
  • ectoderm
  • epidermis
  • felt
  • fleece
  • hide
  • husk
  • integument
  • membrane
  • pelage
  • pellicle
  • pelt
  • rind
  • scale
  • shell
  • protective covering
  • scarfskin
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How to use peltry in a sentence

In either case the peltry would be a mere veil hiding the true individuality for a while.
THE SCIENCE OF FAIRY TALESEDWIN SIDNEY HARTLAND
At such times the thrifty hunter who has an eye more to profit and prime peltry than to sport, goes forth armed only with an axe.
IN NEW ENGLAND FIELDS AND WOODSROWLAND E. ROBINSON
Its fur was a fine piece of peltry and Cal's skillful knife soon had it off the brute's carcass.
THE MOTOR RANGERS THROUGH THE SIERRASMARVIN WEST
The application of nitrate of mercury to hairy skins in the process of secrétage, is explained under Peltry.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
As some had lately returned from the Hurons with peltry of no small value, their loss was considerable.
HISTORY OF THE DISCOVERY OF THE NORTHWEST BY JOHN NICOLET IN 1634CONSUL WILLSHIRE BUTTERFIELD
Governor Dongan seized the moment to promise better bargains for the peltry than the French could offer.
THE ROAD TO FRONTENACSAMUEL MERWIN
Hodgson remarks that the Ermine is common in Thibet, where the skins enter largely into the peltry trade with China.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
As a further inducement, those taking up land would be granted peltry privileges like the habitants.
MONTREAL 1535-1914 UNDER THE FRENCH RGIMEWILLIAM HENRY ATHERTON
Both of these horrible slaughters had been caused by a desire of seizing the peltry belonging to the Indians.
MONTREAL 1535-1914 UNDER THE FRENCH RGIMEWILLIAM HENRY ATHERTON
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WORDS RELATED TO PELTRY

  • crust
  • ectoderm
  • epidermis
  • felt
  • fleece
  • fur
  • hide
  • husk
  • integument
  • leather
  • membrane
  • pelage
  • pellicle
  • pelt
  • peltry
  • protective covering
  • rind
  • scale
  • scarfskin
  • shell
  • skin
  • wool
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.