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Definition of a skive

skive

noun

  • skiver -- one who skives on a regular basis. UK origin.

    Last edited on Mar 26 2013. Submitted by Kim M. from Sydney, NSW, Australia on Jan 19 2003.

verb - ambitransitive

  • to purposefully not attend school with no formal reason. UK origin.
    Shall we skive English today?

    Last edited on Mar 26 2013. Submitted by Kim M. from Sydney, NSW, Australia on Jan 19 2003.

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Other terms relating to 'British, UK slang (list of)':

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Definitions include: acronym for "patient got thumped", a notation used by doctors in the UK on medical charts.
Definitions include: a person who drinks frequently.
Definitions include: in the UK, the equivalent of the American bust a nut.
Definitions include: acronym for "good for parts only".
Definitions include: upset, disappointed.
Definitions include: male genitalia.
Definitions include: a lump of (usually dried) feces stuck in the hair / wool / fur / etc. near the anus of an animal, including a human.
Definitions include: a very unattractive person.
Definitions include: acronym for "good looking mum", used on medical charts by doctors in the UK.
Definitions include: a crush.
Definitions include: Australian slang for male urinating.
Definitions include: to not attend school or work, without permission.
Definitions include: meaning fancy, stunning or anything that looks extraordinarily good.
Definitions include: a know-it-all.

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Definitions include: irritating someone for the purpose of personal enjoyment.
Definitions include: to be asleep, often (but not always) in a place other than one's own bed.
Definitions include: When you get fucked so good, afterwards its like your high on pot and are goofy. Compare with stuck on stupid.
Definitions include: girlfriend or boyfriend.
Definitions include: to defeat.
Definitions include: acronym for "give a fuck".
Definitions include: perverted.
Definitions include: to act superior.
Definitions include: its a word people sometimes call each other if they are friends, or just know each other, or it's a word cousins use to call each other.
Definitions include: a member of the Crips gang.

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