(intransitive, adverb) (Brit, informal) to leave work, school, etc, early or without authorization
noun 1. a slender pole or stick, usually with a metal point at one end, a loop for the hand at the other, and a disk near the lower end to prevent its sinking into snow, used in skiing to gain momentum, maintain balance, execute certain jumps, etc.
adjective 1. able to be skipped, omitted, or passed over without loss; unimportant.
verb (used without object), skipped, skipping. 1. to move in a light, springy manner by bounding forward with alternate hops on each foot. 2. to pass from one point, thing, subject, etc., to another, disregarding or omitting what intervenes: He skipped through the book quickly. 3. to go away hastily and secretly; flee without notice. […]
noun 1. the master or captain of a vessel, especially of a small trading or fishing vessel. 2. a captain or leader, as of a team. verb (used with object) 3. to act as skipper of. noun 1. a person or thing that skips. 2. any of various insects that hop or fly with jerky […]