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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 skip /ˈskɪp/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Skip n.
 1. A basket. See Skep. [Obs. or Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
 2. A basket on wheels, used in cotton factories.
 3. Mining An iron bucket, which slides between guides, for hoisting mineral and rock.
 4. Sugar Manuf. A charge of sirup in the pans.
 5. A beehive; a skep.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Skip, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Skipped p. pr. & vb. n. Skipping.]
 1. To leap lightly; to move in leaps and hounds; -- commonly implying a sportive spirit.
 The lamb thy riot dooms to bleed to-day,
 Had he thy reason, would he skip and play?   --Pope.
    So she drew her mother away skipping, dancing, and frisking fantastically.   --Hawthorne.
 2. Fig.: To leave matters unnoticed, as in reading, speaking, or writing; to pass by, or overlook, portions of a thing; -- often followed by over.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Skip, v. t.
 1. To leap lightly over; as, to skip the rope.
 2. To pass over or by without notice; to omit; to miss; as, to skip a line in reading; to skip a lesson.
    They who have a mind to see the issue may skip these two chapters.   --Bp. Burnet.
 3. To cause to skip; as, to skip a stone. [Colloq.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Skip, n.
 1. A light leap or bound.
 2. The act of passing over an interval from one thing to another; an omission of a part.
 3. Mus. A passage from one sound to another by more than a degree at once.
 Skip kennel, a lackey; a footboy. [Slang.] --Swift.
 Skip mackerel. Zool. See Bluefish, 1.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

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