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English definition of “skip”

skip

verb [I or T] (LEAVE)    /skɪp/ (-pp-)
C1 to leave one thing or place, especially quickly, in order to go to another: This part of the book isn't very interesting, so I'm going to skip (over) it. The teacher kept skipping from one subject to another so it was difficult to follow what he was saying. We're skipping over/across/off (= making a quick journey) to France for the day. The police think that the bank robbers must have skipped (= left) the country by now. She skipped off/out (= left quickly and/or secretly) without saying goodbye.Excluding
(Definition of skip verb (LEAVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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