skip over


skip over
phr verb
Skip over is used with these nouns as the object: ↑rock

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • skip over — (someone/something) to omit or not choose someone or something. I skipped over the boring parts of the exhibition. The director skipped over me when choosing a managing editor …   New idioms dictionary

  • skip over — verb bypass He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible • Syn: ↑jump, ↑pass over, ↑skip • Hypernyms: ↑neglect, ↑pretermit, ↑omit, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • skip over — Synonyms and related words: blink, carefully ignore, cold shoulder, cut a corner, cut corners, dip into, dodge, examine cursorily, fudge, give the once over, glance at, page through, pass over, pass over lightly, scamp, scan, skim, skim over,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • skip over — Disregard, skip …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • skip over someone — skip over (someone/something) to omit or not choose someone or something. I skipped over the boring parts of the exhibition. The director skipped over me when choosing a managing editor …   New idioms dictionary

  • skip over something — skip over (someone/something) to omit or not choose someone or something. I skipped over the boring parts of the exhibition. The director skipped over me when choosing a managing editor …   New idioms dictionary

  • skip — skip1 [skıp] v past tense and past participle skipped present participle skipping ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not do something)¦ 2¦(not deal with something)¦ 3¦(change subjects)¦ 4¦(movement)¦ 5¦(jump over a rope)¦ 6 skip town/skip the country 7 skip it! 8 ski …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • skip — [[t]skɪ̱p[/t]] skips, skipping, skipped 1) VERB If you skip along, you move almost as if you are dancing, with a series of little jumps from one foot to the other. [V adv/prep] They saw the man with a little girl skipping along behind him... [V… …   English dictionary

  • skip — 1 verb 1 MOVEMENT (I) to move forwards with quick steps and jumps (+ across/along etc): Maria skipped along at her mother s side. 2 NOT DO STH (T) informal to not do something that you usually do or that you should do: Children who skip breakfast …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • skip — skip1 [ skıp ] verb * 1. ) intransitive to move forward by jumping first on one foot and then the other: Julie skipped down the sidewalk. a ) transitive to jump over a rope that you or two other people swing above your head and then under your… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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