skelter

verb
skel·​ter | \ ˈskel-tər How to pronounce skelter (audio) \
skeltered; skeltering\ skel-​t(ə-​)riŋ How to pronounce skeltering (audio) \

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First Known Use of skelter

1852, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for skelter

from -skelter (in helter-skelter)

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The first known use of skelter was in 1852

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“Skelter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skelter. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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