Definition of Cheveril

1. n. Soft leather made of kid skin. Fig.: Used as a symbol of flexibility.



2. a. Made of cheveril; pliant.

Definition of Cheveril

1. Noun. (obsolete) Soft leather made of kid skin. ¹

2. Adjective. (obsolete) Made of cheveril; pliant. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cheveril

1. a kid [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cheveril

chevalet
chevalets
chevalier
chevaliers
chevauchée
chevaux-de-frise
chevaux de frise
chevelure
chevelures
cheven
chevens
cheventein
cheventeins
cheverel
cheverels
cheveril (current term)
cheverils
cheveron
cheverons
cheverye
cheveryes
chevet
chevets
chevied
chevies
cheville
chevilles
chevin
chevins
cheviot

Literary usage of Cheveril

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1. A General Pronouncing and Explanatory Dictionary of the English Language: To by George Fulton, G. Knight (1826)
"... cheveril, chev'or-il, n. a kid ; k id-leather Chew, chu, v. to grind with the teeth ; to taste Chicane, she-can', n. artifice in general Chicanery, ..."

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