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Dumpster vs. Skip

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  • Dumpster (noun)

    A large, usually metal trash receptacle designed to be hoisted up by a garbage truck in order to be emptied.

  • Skip (verb)

    To move by hopping on alternate feet.

    "She will skip from one end of the sidewalk to the other."

  • Skip (verb)

    To leap about lightly.

  • Skip (verb)

    To skim, ricochet or bounce over a surface.

    "The rock will skip across the pond."

  • Skip (verb)

    To throw (something), making it skim, ricochet, or bounce over a surface.

    "I bet I can skip this rock to the other side of the pond."

  • Skip (verb)

    To disregard, miss or omit part of a continuation (some item or stage).

    "My heart will skip a beat."

    "I will read most of the book, but skip the first chapter because the video covered it."

  • Skip (verb)

    To place an item in a skip.

  • Skip (verb)

    Not to attend (some event, especially a class or a meeting).

    "Yeah, I really should go to the quarterly meeting but I think I'm going to skip it."

  • Skip (verb)

    To leave

    "to skip the country"

  • Skip (verb)

    To leap lightly over.

    "to skip the rope"

  • Skip (verb)

    To jump rope.

    "The girls were skipping in the playground."

  • Skip (noun)

    A leaping, jumping or skipping movement.

  • Skip (noun)

    The act of passing over an interval from one thing to another; an omission of a part.

  • Skip (noun)

    A passage from one sound to another by more than a degree at once.

  • Skip (noun)

    A person who attempts to disappear so as not to be found.

  • Skip (noun)

    skywave propagation

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Webster Dictionary
  • Dumpster (noun)

    a container designed to receive and transport and dump waste

  • Skip (noun)

    a gait in which steps and hops alternate

  • Skip (noun)

    a mistake resulting from neglect

  • Skip (verb)

    bypass;

    "He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible"

  • Skip (verb)

    intentionally fail to attend;

    "cut class"

  • Skip (verb)

    jump lightly

  • Skip (verb)

    leave suddenly;

    "She persuaded him to decamp"

    "skip town"

  • Skip (verb)

    bound off one point after another

  • Skip (verb)

    cause to skip over a surface;

    "Skip a stone across the pond"

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