Definition of rawhide in English:


Line breaks: raw|hide
Pronunciation: /ˈrɔːhʌɪd


[mass noun]
  • 1Stiff untanned leather: strips of rawhide [as modifier]: rawhide straps
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    • Wood snowshoes with rawhide laces and leather bindings evoke fond memories of exploring the Wisconsin woods where I grew up.
    • Hoop swings, bells, rawhide leather, wood, and most other chewable toys will be immensely enjoyed.
    • The saddles are handmade with amazing workmanship in leatherwork and braided rawhide accessories.
  • 1.1 [count noun] North American A whip or rope made of rawhide.
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    • Leave toys such as kongs (plastic toy), rope chews, rawhides and even bones for dog to play with and use up time while alone.
    • Grace can legally be ‘bound to the whipping post as the victim to the stake, and lashed with rawhides alternately by the two'.
    • And if you're buying, she likes really tough rawhides.

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