(mainly Brit) an area made slippery so that vehicle drivers can practise controlling skids
adjective 1. preventing or resistant to skidding, as certain road surfaces or vehicle tires. adjective 1. (of a road surface, tyre, etc) preventing or resistant to skidding
noun 1. an area of cheap barrooms and run-down hotels, frequented by alcoholics and vagrants. noun 1. (slang, mainly US & Canadian) a dilapidated section of a city inhabited by vagrants, etc skidoo A squalid district inhabited by derelicts and vagrants; also, a life of impoverished dissipation. For example, That part of town is our […]
noun 1. a road or path formed of logs, planks, etc., for sliding objects. 2. a platform, usually inclined, for piling logs to be sawed or to be loaded onto a vehicle. noun (mainly US & Canadian) 1. a platform on which logs ready for sawing are piled 2. a track made of logs for […]
adjective, adverb, Scot. 1. skeigh. adjective 1. (of horses) spirited; inclined to shy. 2. (of women) proud; disdainful. adverb 3. proudly.