from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. Informal To swim in the nude.

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  • v. To swim naked.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. bathe in the nude
  • n. a naked swim


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  • Flirting shyly with that Spanish gigolo in the parking lot and then lumbering off to skinny-dip in the ocean with his fetching male student.

    Watch John Wayne in The Quiet Man: live!

  • They used to go for these long walks in Rock Creek Park, or they would - Roosevelt and Pinchot would skinny-dip in the Potomac.

    Teddy Roosevelt And The 'Burn' That Saved Forests

  • Of course, when Mike told his friends the story later, I was the one who had to be persuaded to skinny-dip.

    And One Last Thingā€¦

  • Girls with dirty minds like you always want to skinny-dip.

    Game For Anything

  • Besides, how could he miss that photo in the Taruskin book of Igor standing buck naked on a pier, obviously getting ready to skinny-dip?

    Strauss and Mahler Re-Enact Your Favorite Movie Moments (2)

  • After a bit of back-and-forth, and some sensible reluctance on our part, we designated a certain Sunday night for our skinny-dip.

    The Italian Summer

  • Would you ever skinny-dip with members of the opposite sex or, if you swing that way, members of the same sex?

    go ahead, ASK ME

  • That way, when he starts ranting on the wonders of Rush Limbaugh, I can seek out my own people, skinny-dip a little, and commune with the Goddess Who Does Not Permit Hard Feelings.

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    Weddings exposed: Bride and groom bare it all

  • Some attendees worried that outlawing nudity would restrict their right to skinny-dip.

    Modest Proposal:


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