how to pronounce skip /ˈskɪp/
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skip is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of skip in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… solution might be counseling but skip a …”
meanings of skip noun: A college servant. A person who attempts to disappear so as not to be found. The act of passing over an interval from one thing to another; an omission of a part. A skep, or basket. A charge of syrup in the pans. A beehive. A passage from one sound to another by more than a degree at once. An Australian of Anglo-Celtic descent. The scoutmaster of a troop of scouts (youth organization) and their form of address to him. Skywave propagation. A leaping, jumping or skipping movement. A transportation container in a mine, usually for ore or mullock. The captain of a sports team. Also, a form of address by the team to the captain. The captain of a bowls team, who directs the team's tactics and rolls the side's last wood, so as to be able to retrieve a difficult situation if necessary. A wheeled basket used in cotton factories. The player who calls the shots and traditionally throws the last two rocks. Short for skipper, the master or captain of a ship, or other person in authority. A large open-topped container for waste, designed to be lifted onto the back of a truck to remove it along with its contents. (see also skep). verb: To skim, ricochet or bounce over a surface. To throw (something), making it skim, ricochet, or bounce over a surface. To leap about lightly. To leave, especially in a sudden and covert manner. To place an item in a skip. To leap lightly over. To pass by a stitch as if it were not there, continuing with the next stitch. To move by hopping on alternate feet. To disregard, miss or omit part of a continuation (some item or stage). To jump rope. Not to attend (some event, especially a class or a meeting). name: A male given name from Old Norse. words with pronunciation similar to skip words that rhyme with skip Did this page help you?