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Synonyms for skip

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  1. skip2

    play hookie

  2. skip4

    A large open-topped rubbish bin, designed to be lifted onto the back of a truck to take away both bin and contents. See also skep.

    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. Mary Coustas as her character Effie, TV series Effie: Just Quietly, 2001, episode Nearest and Dearest


Princeton's WordNet

  1. skipnoun

    a gait in which steps and hops alternate


  2. omission, skipverb

    a mistake resulting from neglect

    deletion, omission

  3. jump, pass over, skip, skip oververb


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

    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, skipverb

    intentionally fail to attend

    "cut class"

    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-skipverb

    jump lightly

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

  6. decamp, skip, vamooseverb

    leave suddenly

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

    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 offverb

    bound off one point after another

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

  8. skim, skip, skitterverb

    cause to skip over a surface

    "Skip a stone across the pond"

    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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. skipverb

    leap, jump, bound, spring, hop, CAPER

  2. skipverb

    disregard, omit, neglect, miss, skip over, pass without notice

  3. skipnoun

    leap, jump, bound, spring, hop, CAPER

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. skipnoun

    omission, gambol, caper, hop, leap, ricochet

  2. skipverb

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

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How to use skip in a sentence?

  1. Scott C. Holstad:

    You’re like a book I hate to read, a story I want to skip through to the end. You take my soul and blow me straight into hell. I’m high on wigged out poems, short shorts that don’t stop. Am I dead? I DON’T KNOW WHAT’S REAL! What about you?

  2. Clifford V. Villalon:

    Do not skip meals if you don’t feel well. Fasting is only good when you live well with discipline.

  3. Iram Ali:

    We have four main points as to why we think 2020 candidates should skip the AIPAC conference, first and foremost is that AIPAC has become more and more partisan over the years.

  4. Andy Kingery:

    He was in every group and everybody just liked him. ... He was great. skip is the kind of kid you want on your team. If you had a team, you wanted 20 Skips.

  5. Jeremy Bechen:

    On closer inspection, you can see the charge in there. It seemed pretty real to me, it was kind of a heart-skip moment. You look down the tail pipe of it and see, ‘Oh, there’s something in there!’.

Translations for skip

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  • hopsat, zasklít, poskakovat, vynechat, přeskočit, vypustitCzech
  • springeDanish
  • weglassen, schwänzen, hüpfen, überspringenGerman
  • χοροπηδώGreek
  • saltear, saltarSpanish
  • olla poissa, jättää väliin, kimmota, jätelava, kapteeni, kimpoilla, hypähdellä, hyppely, hypellä, roskalava, kippari, lintsata, sivuuttaa, hyppiäFinnish
  • sauter, benne, sautillerFrench
  • leumScottish Gaelic
  • contedor, colector do lixoGalician
  • छोड़Hindi
  • ÁtugraniHungarian
  • melewatkanIndonesian
  • saltare, Salta, saltellareItalian
  • לדלגHebrew
  • はね回るJapanese
  • 건너 뛰기Korean
  • skip, sallito, salitoLatin
  • piupiu, piuMāori
  • over, droppe, skulke, utelate, hoppeNorwegian
  • hoppen, huppelen, overslaan, hinkelenDutch
  • utelate, droppe, skulke, hoppe, overNorwegian Nynorsk
  • kosz na śmieciPolish
  • caçamba de entulho, saltitar, caçambaPortuguese
  • прогуля́ть, прогу́ливать, пропускать, пропуска́ть, перескакивать, пропусти́тьRussian
  • baja, kontejner za otpadSerbo-Croatian
  • skip, hoppa, skippa, hoppa över, skipper, container, skuttaSwedish
  • kaçmak, sekmek, atlamakTurkish
  • سکپUrdu

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