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Antonyms for skip
skɪp

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term skip.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. skip(noun)

    a gait in which steps and hops alternate

    Synonyms:
    omission

  2. omission, skip(verb)

    a mistake resulting from neglect

    Synonyms:
    deletion, omission

  3. jump, pass over, skip, skip over(verb)

    bypass

    "He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible"

    Synonyms:
    spring, cut through, start, move through, jumpstart, decamp, rise, jump out, jump off, climb up, bound off, wipe, hop-skip, cut across, pass through, get over, stick out, cut, pass across, stand out, alternate, derail, jump-start, transit, vamoose, overfly, startle, parachute, traverse, pass over, leap, skim, skip over, jump, bound, chute, cover, cross, leap out, get across, hop, track, skitter

  4. cut, skip(verb)

    intentionally fail to attend

    "cut class"

    Synonyms:
    veer, decamp, bring down, snub, turn off, edit out, cut, bound off, burn, rationalize, hack, trim down, write out, prune, thin, slue, trim back, hop-skip, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, cut off, edit, thin out, cut down, vamoose, abridge, reduce, rationalise, contract, foreshorten, dilute, curve, switch off, sheer, make out, geld, pass over, slew, tailor, skim, skip over, turn out, jump, disregard, issue, cut back, hop, abbreviate, trend, skitter

  5. hop, skip, hop-skip(verb)

    jump lightly

    Synonyms:
    skip over, hop-skip, hop, bound off, vamoose, skim, cut, skitter, jump, pass over, decamp

  6. decamp, skip, vamoose(verb)

    leave suddenly

    "She persuaded him to decamp"; "skip town"

    Synonyms:
    skip over, bound off, bolt, decamp, vamoose, run off, break camp, cut, make off, abscond, pass over, skitter, hop, skim, go off, absquatulate, hop-skip, jump

  7. skip, bound off(verb)

    bound off one point after another

    Synonyms:
    skip over, hop-skip, hop, bound off, vamoose, skim, cut, skitter, jump, pass over, decamp

  8. skim, skip, skitter(verb)

    cause to skip over a surface

    "Skip a stone across the pond"

    Synonyms:
    plane, skip over, bound off, hop, scurry, scan, decamp, skim over, vamoose, skim off, hop-skip, run down, cut, scuttle, glance over, pass over, skitter, cream, rake, skim, cream off, scamper, jump

Wiktionary

  1. skip(2)

    Synonyms:
    play hookie

  2. skip(4)

    An Australian person of Anglo-Celtic descent.

    2001: Effie: How did you find the second, the defacto, and what nationality is she? Barber: She is Australian. Effie: Is she? Gone for a skip. You little radical you. \uE000149697 Mary Coustas as her character Effie, TV series Effie: Just Quietly, 2001, episode Nearest and Dearest

    Synonyms:
    dumpster

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. skip(n)

    Synonyms:
    omission, gambol, caper, hop, leap, ricochet

  2. skip(v)

    Synonyms:
    omit, pass, disregard, caper, gambol, jump, leap, ricochet

How to use skip in a sentence?

  1. John Ruskin:

    Say all you have to say in the fewest possible words, or your reader will be sure to skip them and in the plainest possible words or he will certainly misunderstand them.

  2. Ian Kronish:

    For these patients, the very medicines that can best reduce their chances of another heart attack may serve as unwanted reminders of the heart attack, and may lead some patients to skip their medications.

  3. Unknown:

    EGO is the only requirement to destroy any relationship. So, be a BiGGER person, skip the E and let it GO

  4. Stephanie Grisham:

    Did you know that every 15 minutes a baby is born with NAS ? Maybe you'd like to talk about the 160,000 kids who skip school every day for fear of being bullied, or that 280,000 students are physically attacked in schools every month, seems kind of silly to worry about what channel Melania Trump watches on TV( any channel Melania Trump wants btw) or if Melania Trump heard some recording on the news.

  5. Tom Anastasi:

    At a lot of bigger organizations, going up the chain of command is extremely important, don't skip levels and go directly to the president.

How to pronounce skip?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say skip in sign language?

  1. skip

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