preventing or resistant to skidding, as certain road surfaces or vehicle tires.
(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.
noun 1. a port in S Norway, on the Skien River: one of the oldest towns in Norway; timber industry. Pop: 50 507 (2004 est)