skirtnoun [ C ]uk /skɜːt/ us /skɝːt/
- The skirt fits tightly over the hips and flares just below the knees.
- She was wearing a dreadful pink flouncy skirt.
- She hiked up her skirt and climbed onto the bicycle.
- a knee-length skirt
- a gathered skirt
skirtverb [ T, I + prep ]uk /skɜːt/ us /skɝːt/ also skirt around, UK also skirt round
› to go around the edge of something:
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