Part of speech: adjective

Made of leather.

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Usage examples "leathern":

  1. He opened the hall door without ringing the bell, and walking at once into the dining- room, threw himself into a large leathern chair which always stood near the fire- place. - "Castle Richmond", Anthony Trollope.
  2. Before they reached the ship, they displayed a leathern frock, upon a long pole, as a sign, as we understood it, of their peaceable intentions. - "A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16", Robert Kerr.
  3. " Do, my boy," she answered, taking a small strongly- bound Bible, carefully secured in a leathern case, from under her pillow. - "The History of Little Peter, the Ship Boy", W.H.G. Kingston.