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Definition of "skirted" [skirted]

  • Bordered (adjective)
  • Passed around (adjective)
  • Narrowly missed (adjective)
  • Evaded (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of skirt. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "skirted" in a sentence
  • "Exquisitely clad in short-skirted Chanel suits, both Mrs. Buckley and Mrs. Brown had what looked to me to be the most enormous knees and tiny little legs imaginable."
  • "Behind him his two girls, in short-skirted costumes, white stockings, and low shoes, their heads powdered and earrings sparkling in their ears, huddled together behind their father, wrapped up in their light mantles."
  • "Also, they will do things for people in short-skirted velveteen coats with bone buttons, or in sleeved waistcoats and fur caps, which they cannot be persuaded by the respectable orders of society to undertake."