bearskin

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bear·skin

 (bâr′skĭn′)
n.
1. Something, such as a rug, made from the skin of a bear.
2. A tall military hat made of black fur.

bearskin

(ˈbɛəˌskɪn)
n
1. (Textiles) the pelt of a bear, esp when used as a rug
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a tall helmet of black fur worn by certain regiments in the British Army
3. (Textiles) a rough shaggy woollen cloth, used for overcoats

bear•skin

(ˈbɛərˌskɪn)

n.
1. the skin or pelt of a bear.
2. a tall, black fur cap forming part of a dress uniform in some armies.
[1670–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bearskin - the pelt of a bear (sometimes used as a rug)bearskin - the pelt of a bear (sometimes used as a rug)
fur, pelt - the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
2.bearskin - tall hatbearskin - tall hat; worn by some British soldiers on ceremonial occasions
chapeau, hat, lid - headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
Translations
جِلْد الدُّب
medvědí kůže
bjørneskind
medvebőr
bjarnarfeldur
medvedia koža
ayı derisi

bearskin

[ˈbɛəskɪn] N
1.piel f de oso
a bearskin ruguna alfombra de piel de oso
2. (Mil) gorro militar de piel de oso

bearskin

[ˈbɛərskɪn] n
(= hat) → bonnet m à poil
(= skin) → peau f d'ours

bearskin

n (Mil) → Bärenfellmütze f

bearskin

[ˈbɛəˌskɪn] npelle f d'orso; (hat) → colbacco

bear2

(beə) noun
a large heavy animal with thick fur and hooked claws.
ˈbearskin noun, adjective
(of) the skin of a bear.