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Overview of verb skirt

The verb skirt has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep

(avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully")

2. (1) skirt

(pass around or about; move along the border; "The boat skirted the coast")

3. skirt

(form the edge of)

4. surround, environ, ring, skirt, border

(extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle; "The forest surrounds my property")

Overview of adj skirting

The adj skirting has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. encircling, skirting

(being all around the edges; enclosing; "his encircling arms"; "the room's skirting board needs painting") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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