skin traction n.
Traction on an extremity by means of adhesive tape or another type of strapping applied to the limb.
- Skin up
verb 1. (adverb) (slang) to roll (a cannabis cigarette)
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. pants worn for skiing, having the legs tapered to fit snugly at the ankles and sometimes having a strap going under the arch, often made of a stretch or waterproof fabric. plural noun 1. trousers usually of stretch material and kept taut by a strap under the foot, […]
- Skip bail
Also, jump bail . Fail to appear in court for trial and thereby give up the bail bond (paid to secure one’s appearance). For example, I can’t afford to skip bail—I’d lose half a million , or We were sure he’d jump bail but he finally showed up . This idiom uses skip and jump […]
verb (used with object), Military. 1. to attack (a target) by skip bombing.