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skip

skip

 
pronunciation:
skIp
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part of speech: verb
inflections: skipped, skipping, skips
definition 1: to move forward by jumping on one foot and then on the other.
The children skipped down the sidewalk.
similar words:
bounce, hop
definition 2: to miss or leave out.
She skipped the fourth grade.
similar words:
avoid, miss
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