Synonyms of 'skip'
to move lightly by hopping from one foot to the otherShe was skipping along the pavement.
I hopped down three steps.
He danced off down the road.
Balloons bobbed about in the sky.
They tripped along without a care in the world.
Moira bounced into the office.
The children were capering about, shouting and laughing.
The cheerleaders pranced on the far side of the pitch.
children cavorting on the sand
creatures that grunted and frisked about
children gambolling in the fields
to pass over or miss outIt is important not to skip meals.
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in the sense of bob
to move or cause to move up and down repeatedly, such as while floating in waterBalloons bobbed about in the sky.
in the sense of bounce
to move or cause to move suddenlyMoira bounced into the office.
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