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See definition of skiver on Dictionary.com
  • as inknife
  • as intransfix
  • as inimpale

synonyms for skiver

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • cutter
  • dagger
  • machete
  • scalpel
  • sickle
  • skewer
  • sword
  • bolo
  • cutlass
  • edge
  • lance
  • lancet
  • point
  • ripper
  • sabre
  • scimitar
  • scythe
  • shank
  • shiv
  • steel
  • stiletto
  • switchblade
  • tickler
  • cutting edge
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How to use skiver in a sentence

Kin I skiver er humans clean clar ercross de dissart, und retch back ter de eend o' de yeth, wid dese wun-eyed specks?
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
How I execrated that ill-starred jade, and the Dutch skiver, but for whom I might at this moment have been my own master.
KILGORMANTALBOT BAINES REED
Skiver is the outside of a sheepskin which has been split, the inner side being known as the flesher.
LIBRARY BOOKBINDINGARTHUR LOW BAILEY
Cherries are made in the same manner as grapes, and the stalk neatly covered with skiver leather.
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE ORNAMENTAL LEATHER WORKJAMES REVELL
Bone and shell in small amounts were found here, and among them the skiver shown at d in plate 36.
ARCHEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONSGERARD FOWKE
When split in two, the upper half is called Skiver, the under or fleshy half a Flesher.
NOTES ON BOOKBINDING FOR LIBRARIESJOHN COTTON DANA
You don't mean to say that they skiver over such fences on purpose?
PHEMIE FROST'S EXPERIENCESANN S. STEPHENS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SKIVER

  • lance
  • perforate
  • pierce
  • prick
  • punch
  • puncture
  • run through
  • skewer
  • skiver
  • spear
  • spike
  • stick
  • transfix
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