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Related / Similar Words: dame, doll, wench, chick, bird, hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, dodge, duck, sidestep, surround, border

 

Definition:
  • a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women;
  • cloth covering that forms the part of a garment below the waist;
  • informal terms for a (young) woman;
  • avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully";
  • extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle; "The forest surrounds my property";
  • pass around or about; move along the border; "The boat skirted the coast";
  • form the edge of;

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    Hyponyms: ballet skirt, tutu, culotte, culottes, full skirt, gathered skirt, grass skirt, hobble skirt, hoopskirt, crinoline, kilt, lavalava, miniskirt, overskirt, sarong, quibble, fringe, girdle, gird, enclose, inclose, shut in, hem in

     

    Part Meronyms: garment

     

    Derivational Morphology: dodge, dodging, scheme, dodger, fox, slyboots, avoidance, turning away, shunning, evasion, escape, circumvention, hedge, hedging, hedger, equivocator, edge, border, boundary line, borderline, delimitation, mete, environment, environs, surroundings, surround

     

    Anagrams: stirk

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: rok   Albanian: fund  
    Basque: gona   Bosnian: suknja  
    Bulgarian: пола   Catalan: faldilla  
    Chinese:   Croatian: suknja  
    Danish: nederdel   Dutch: rok  
    Esperanto: jupo   Estonian: seelik  
    Finnish: hame   French: jupe  
    Frisian: jûpe   Galician: iochdar and saia  
    Georgian: ქვედაკაბა   German: Rock  
    Greek: φούστα   Hebrew: חצאית and עקף  
    Hindi: स्कर्ट   Hungarian: alj and szoknya  
    Icelandic: pils   Indonesian: rok  
    Interlingua: gonna   Irish: sciorta  
    Italian: gonna   Japanese: スカート  
    Korean: 치마   Latvian: stērbele  
    Lithuanian: sijonas   Maltese: dublett  
    Norwegian: skjørt   Polish: spódnica  
    Portuguese: saia   Romanian: pulpană  
    Russian: юбка   Slovak: bočnica and sukňa  
    Slovene: krilo   Spanish: falda  
    Swahili: skati   Swedish: kjol  
    Tagalog: saya   Telugu: పరికిణి  
    Turkish: etek   Ukrainian: спідниця  
    Vietnamese: vạt áo   Welsh: sgert  
    Yiddish: קליידל  
     
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