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  Definition of skip
  1. a mistake resulting from neglect
  2. a gait in which steps and hops alternate
  3. bypass; "He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible"
  4. cause to skip over a surface; "Skip a stone across the pond"
  5. bound off one point after another
  6. jump lightly
  7. leave suddenly; "She persuaded him to decamp"; "skip town"
  8. intentionally fail to attend; "cut class"
Similar Words: omission, jump, pass over, skip over, skim, skitter, bound off, hop, hop-skip, decamp, vamoose, cut

 

See Also: jump, pass over, skip over, hop on, mount, mount up, get on, jump on, climb on, bestride

 

Hyponyms: failure, bunk off, play hooky

 

Derivational Morphology: cut, exclude, except, leave out, leave off, omit, take out, neglect, pretermit, drop, miss, overlook, overleap, hop, hop-skip, record hop, hopper, grounder, ground ball, groundball, omission, skipper

 

Anagrams: spik

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: huppelen   Finnish: hypellä  
French: sautiller   German: hüpfen  
Greek: χοροπηδώ   Italian: saltare  
Japanese: はね回る   Portuguese: saltitar  
Spanish: saltar   Swedish: hoppa  
Turkish: sekmek  
 
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