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What Does SKIN Mean?SKIN means Aesthetic Look in an online gaming context.
The term SKIN can apply to the look and feel of a player, a game's environment, or even hardware equipment (such as consoles or control pads). Changing a SKIN means changing the aesthetic look of something; it doesn't usually affect the game play.
Some games, most obviously CounterStrike, offer new SKINS in loot boxes as a game incentive. SKINS that have been earned during game-play can also be traded for real money among players.
Summary of Key Points"Aesthetic Look" is the most common definition for SKIN on online gaming forums.
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Adults and Teenagers
Examples of SKIN in SentencesHere is an example of SKIN being used in an online conversation:
- Jack: Your new SKIN makes you look camp!
- Mark: And?
- Jack: No, nothing. Just sayin'.
Example of SKIN Used in a Text
Using SKIN on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, or Snapchat)
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