welt

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welt
  • noun
    A leather rim sewn round the edge of a shoe upper to which the sole is attached.
    A red, raised mark or scar; a weal.
    A heavy blow. (let me give it a welt with my hammer)
    verb
    Provide with a welt.
    Strike (someone or something) hard and heavily. (I could have welted him)
    Develop a raised scar or weal. (his lip was beginning to thicken and welt from the blow)

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