noun. soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat.
- male offspring
- female offspring
- kid (English)
- kide (Middle English (1100-1500))
- skin (English)
- skinn (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word kidskin
1. Foreign word
According to the Dockers website, kidskin is a lightweight, soft, strong and porous type of leather.
2. Verb, past participle
Many older dolls had kidskin or leather bodies which will be discolored and stiff with age.
3. Verb, base form
After tanning, goatskin or kidskin hides can result in a leather with a pebble-like grain.
4. Noun, singular or mass
Glove leathers (such as kidskin) are softer than cowhide shoe leather and are easier to stretch.