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verb as in avoid, miss

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That seems like an opportunity for the app to have deeper playback controls, such as skip track backward, fast forward, and rewind, but perhaps JBL will add those in an update.

Even a brief skip across the floor after falling from the charger or a quick scrap against a wall can be enough contact to leave a scratch that will annoy you for the rest of the gadget’s life.

Skip officials said the company was focused on making its newest scooter model, the S3, with a “new level of stability, reliability and control” on the road, and serving riders in the nation’s capital.

Ultimately, 2015 might be the year American anti-LGBT advocates wish they could skip.

But failing that, he advised pro-immigration reform Republican candidates such as former Gov. Jeb Bush to just skip the state.

But the man appears so weary that I decide to skip the dull stuff and get to the heat.

The human attention span is evolving in such a way that they can skip around.

She jumped at the chance to watch RT, or jumped at the chance to skip calculus homework.

Well, though they do muster strong, we may make Edward's party skip for all that; if we have but justice on our side.

Nobody could read it twice, of 276 course; and the first time even it was necessary to skip.

Now and then a gun was fired at the Indians, forcing them to skip nimbly behind the trees.

It is probable that the word was the same in both passages,though whether skip or slip I have no means of determining.

Let him skip, if, like myself, he is weary; for the substance of the story is elsewhere given.


On this page you'll find 151 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to skip, such as: bound, carom, dance, fly, glance, and hop.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.