skate over/around

phrasal verb

Definition of skate over/around 

: to avoid talking about (something) especially because it is difficult to talk about or embarrassing He skated over the issue.

Learn More about skate over/around

Share skate over/around

Statistics for skate over/around

Look-up Popularity

Comments on skate over/around

What made you want to look up skate over/around? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a magnificent or impressive array

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!