Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun skip

2 senses of skip

Sense 1
skip -- (a gait in which steps and hops alternate)
       => gait -- (a person's manner of walking)

Sense 2
omission, skip -- (a mistake resulting from neglect)
       => mistake, error, fault -- (a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention; "he made a bad mistake"; "she was quick to point out my errors"; "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb skip

6 senses of skip

Sense 1
jump, pass over, skip, skip over -- (bypass; "He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible")
       => neglect, pretermit, omit, drop, miss, leave out, overlook, overleap -- (leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten")

Sense 2
cut, skip -- (intentionally fail to attend; "cut class")
       => miss -- (fail to attend an event or activity; "I missed the concert"; "He missed school for a week")

Sense 3
hop, skip, hop-skip -- (jump lightly)
       => jump, leap, bound, spring -- (move forward by leaps and bounds; "The horse bounded across the meadow"; "The child leapt across the puddle"; "Can you jump over the fence?")
          Phrasal Verb-> skip over#1

Sense 4
decamp, skip, vamoose -- (leave suddenly; "She persuaded him to decamp"; "skip town")
       => leave, go forth, go away -- (go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight")

Sense 5
skip, bound off -- (bound off one point after another)
       => bounce, resile, take a hop, spring, bound, rebound, recoil, reverberate, ricochet -- (spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide")

Sense 6
skim, skip, skitter -- (cause to skip over a surface; "Skip a stone across the pond")
       => throw -- (propel through the air; "throw a frisbee")

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