Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
reesetee commented on the word skirwingle
How about now?
August 5, 2008
chained_bear commented on the word skirwingle
Okay. Are you near it now?
How 'bout now?
Now are you near it?
If someone reminds me when I'm near said dictionary, sure.
August 4, 2008
I believe it's a Newfoundland term for a shearwater. Also spelled skerwink, scurwink, or spurwink. Maybe chained_bear can confirm using her Dictionary of Newfoundland English. :-)
sionnach commented on the word skirwingle
Well, duh, it's a baby skirwing, of course.
bilby commented on the word skirwingle
Uhh, could you be more specific?
August 3, 2008
postnomer commented on the word skirwingle
"some kind of bird"
Wordnik is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, EIN #47-2198092.