skip


skip
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noun
Skip is used before these nouns: ↑lorry
Skip is used after these nouns: ↑rubbish
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verb
ADVERB
lightly, nimbly
happily, merrily
practically

Scott practically skipped home, he was so happy.

along
away, off

She skipped off to play with her friends.

back
PREPOSITION
down, up

He skipped lightly up the stairs.

to

She skipped to the door.

PHRASES
sb's heart skips a beat (figurative)

What I saw made my heart skip a beat.

Skip is used with these nouns as the object: ↑bail, ↑class, ↑college, ↑commercial, ↑dessert, ↑grade, ↑introduction, ↑lecture, ↑lesson, ↑lunch, ↑page, ↑paragraph, ↑period, ↑rock, ↑school, ↑section, ↑town, ↑workout

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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