Sentence Examples


  • Leathery fingers wrapped around her body.
  • COCKROACH 1 (Blattidae), a family of orthopterous insects, distinguished by their flattened bodies, long thread-like antennae, and shining leathery integuments.
  • An American Aphid of the genus Pemphigus produces black, ragged, leathery and cut-shaped excrescences on the young branches of the hickory.
  • On the sea coast there is the leathery turtle (Dermochelis) and also the green turtle (Chelone).
  • The plants generally have an erect stem with a crown of leaves which are often leathery; the anthers open introrsely and the fruit is a berry or capsule.