Definition of 'skirting'
Example sentences containing 'skirting'
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He made straight for the house, skirting it, only approaching to examine the corner where the telephone cable entered the building. AMAGANSETT (2004)Alexis paddled in, and skirting them put the raft away and went up to the villa. COUP D'ETAT (2004)The visitor had entered the compound from the west, skirting the shack, making for the whaleboat house. AMAGANSETT (2004)
Trends of 'skirting'
Used Occasionally. skirting is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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