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Hi,

Could you please tell me if this word “skin” is natural used for the native speaker?


I skinned my knee when I fell.

The bullet skinned my arm.

The airplane skinned the top of a tree


Thanks.

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Blue JayThis sounds odd. Skimmed would fit better.

That or grazed.

Blue JayJohn AkiThe airplane skinned the top of a treeNo. Skimmed would work here.

That or scraped.