how to pronounce skiff

/ˈskɪf/

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meanings of skiff

noun:

  1. Any of various types of boats small enough for sailing or rowing by one person.
  2. The act of cutting or pruning the bushes in a tea garden according to specific norms. Various types of skiff are used viz Light Skiff (LS), Medium Skiff (MS), Deep Skiff (DS) and Level Of Skiff (LOS).
  3. A deep blanket of snow covering the ground.
  4. A small flat-bottomed open boat with a pointed bow and square stern.
  5. A light wind/rain/snow, etc.

verb:

  1. To navigate in a skiff.
  2. To cut (a tea bush) to maintain the plucking table.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to skiff

skinsniffscoffskimskidscuffskillskipstiffscow

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