Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Performing any act indicated by skip, in any sense; especially, taking skips or leaps; frisking; hence, flighty; giddy; volatile.
  • Characterized by skips or leaps.

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  • verb Present participle of skip.

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Examples

  • This month, the President will make his third official overseas visit as President to four Asian countries, including a Muslim majority country, Indonesia, once again skipping Israel and sending the message to the Israeli public that he is uninterested in engaging the Israelis directly.

    Alon Ben-Meir: CHANGE WE CAN BELIEVE IN

  • This month, the President will make his third official overseas visit as President to four Asian countries, including a Muslim majority country, Indonesia, once again skipping Israel and sending the message to the Israeli public that he is uninterested in engaging the Israelis directly.

    Alon Ben-Meir: CHANGE WE CAN BELIEVE IN

  • Needless to say, I didn't really care for school, I was more interested in skipping classes or causing trouble which got me kicked out of school in November of 1989.

    Robyn N. Cohen: A Tribute to a Special Teacher and a Special School

  • This month, the President will make his third official overseas visit as President to four Asian countries, including a Muslim majority country, Indonesia, once again skipping Israel and sending the message to the Israeli public that he is uninterested in engaging the Israelis directly.

    Alon Ben-Meir: CHANGE WE CAN BELIEVE IN

  • This month, the President will make his third official overseas visit as President to four Asian countries, including a Muslim majority country, Indonesia, once again skipping Israel and sending the message to the Israeli public that he is uninterested in engaging the Israelis directly.

    Alon Ben-Meir: CHANGE WE CAN BELIEVE IN

  • Next day Little Red Riding-WJT was again skipping through the forest, plucking her eyepiadder-free mysquil bouquets when the ogre snuck up again and threw her into the deepest dungeon.

    February’s Japan Blog Matsuri

  • Needless to say, I didn't really care for school, I was more interested in skipping classes or causing trouble which got me kicked out of school in November of 1989.

    Robyn N. Cohen: A Tribute to a Special Teacher and a Special School

  • I remember Ben implying that the club holds bigger ‘powers’ than it looks like, and it can hold a key to the final loop (maybe it helps you in someway time-skipping is not now).

    The Tail Section » Easter Eggs for “Because You Left” and “The Lie”

  • This month, the president will make his third official overseas visit as president to four Asian countries, including a Muslim majority country, Indonesia, once again skipping Israel and sending the message to the Israeli public that he is uninterested in engaging the Israelis directly.

    Alon Ben-Meir: Change We Can Believe in

  • In many cases i find the labor saved in skipping the kneading has been made up in cleaning up flour from every bloody surface in the kitchen.

    Messing With the Bread

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