What does the word skin mean?

Usage examples for skin

  1. If you could but slip for one half- hour into your mad brother's skin. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. " Wet to the skin," Donaster angrily replied. – Jess of the Rebel Trail by H. A. Cody
  3. If John's ordered the ships into the bay and opened fire, I'll skin him alive. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover