Definition of callused in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkaləst/
(also calloused)


(Of a part of the body) having an area of hardened skin: a callused palm
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  • He shook it formally, his calloused palms rough against her delicate skin but his grip surprisingly gentle.
  • I was wearing a button up shirt pajama set so I could feel Colton's rough, callused palm directly on my skin.
  • His rough, calloused fingers made her skin tingle.

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Syllabification: cal·lused

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