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English noun: Skinner

1. Skinner (person) United States actor (1858-1942)

SynonymsOtis Skinner

Instance hypernymactor, histrion, player, role player, thespian

2. Skinner (person) United States actress noted for her one-woman shows (1901-1979)

SynonymsCornelia Otis Skinner

Instance hypernymactress

3. Skinner (person) United States psychologist and a leading proponent of behaviorism (1904-1990)

SynonymsB. F. Skinner, Burrhus Frederic Skinner, Fred Skinner

Instance hypernympsychologist

4. skinner (person) a person who prepares or deals in animal skins

Broader (hypernym)skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker

5. skinner (person) a worker who drives mules

Synonymsmule driver, mule skinner, muleteer

Broader (hypernym)jack, laborer, labourer, manual laborer

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