skate over/aroundphrasal verb
skated over/around; skating over/around; skates over/around
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.
Love words? Need even more definitions?Merriam-Webster unabridged
Words at Play
Ask the Editors
- On Contractions of Multiple Words
- A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia
- Is Singular 'They' a Better Choice?