Why has the word leathered been identified as being incorrectly spelled?

See example:

and his face tanned and leathered.
asked May 13 '11 at 19:39 Terrance New member

2 answers


It may not be in the checker's dictionary. I don't see a problem with it.

link comment answered May 13 '11 at 23:21 Collane Ramsey Expert

Maybe the spell-check confused it with lathered.

link comment answered Sep 06 '16 at 23:13 Jenny Hetherington Expert

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