skelter

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verb skel·ter \ˈskel-tər\

Definition of skelter

skeltered

;

skeltering

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  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  scurry

Origin and Etymology of skelter

from -skelter (in helter-skelter)


First Known Use: 1852

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