Definition of 'skiff'
Example sentences containing 'skiff'
Both were magnificently pregnant, so heavy with child that he feared the rocking motion of the skiff would send them into labour.RUSHING TO PARADISE (2002) THE OPEN DOOR (2002) A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
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