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skink

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transitive verb \ˈskiŋk\

Definition of skink

chiefly dialect

  1. :  to draw, pour out, or serve (drink)



Origin and Etymology of skink

Middle English, from Middle Dutch schenken; akin to Old English scencan to pour out drink and probably to scanca shank


First Known Use: 15th century


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skink

noun

Definition of skink

  1. :  any of a family (Scincidae) of typically small insectivorous lizards with long tapering bodies



Origin and Etymology of skink

Latin scincus, from Greek skinkos


First Known Use: 1590


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