Synonyms of skip
1 hopDictionary • She was skipping along the pavement.
hop • I hopped down three steps.
dance • He danced off down the road.
bob • Balloons bobbed about in the sky.
trip • They tripped along without a care in the world.
bounce • Moira bounced into the office.
caper • The children were capering about, shouting and laughing.
prance • The cheerleaders pranced on the far side of the pitch.
cavort • children cavorting on the sand
frisk • creatures that grunted and frisked about
gambol • children gambolling in the fields
2 miss outDictionary • It is important not to skip meals.
omit • Our apologies for omitting your name from the article.
overlook • We overlook all sorts of warning signals about our health.
eschew • He eschewed publicity and avoided nightclubs.
give (something) a miss
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bobIf something bobs, it moves up and down, like something does when it is floating on water.
• Balloons bobbed about in the sky.
bounceIf someone bounces somewhere, they move there in an energetic way, because they are feeling happy.
• Moira bounced into the office.
caperIf you caper about, you run and jump around because you are happy or excited.
• The children were capering about, shouting and laughing.
Thesaurus for skip from the Collins English Thesaurus
to spring or move lightly, esp to move by hopping from one foot to the other