Examples of skivvy in a Sentence
I'm tired of being treated like a skivvy.
the pop star's image as a working-class hero strains credulity now that he owns a large estate with an army of cooks, butlers, and skivvies to attend to his every want
Recent Examples of skivvy from the Web
These scientifically sound skivvies tend to come, naturally, with high price tags.
Nice to know someone’s sustaining the satiny-skivvies industry.
And, of course, stripping down to your skivvies in front of 10 million people watching you prance around in towering heels on TV.
The message of the play’s title is delivered late in the production when all five strip down to their skivvies to exhibit their mostly plus-size physiques.
The trunks are less, well, less—the running trend in men's skivvies today—and more of a nod to the underwear classic in it's purest form.
Well, now you can be seen in your skivvies — briefly — in a decent, thoroughly sanctioned event.
A gym membership can be just like that, but without the benefit of having a place to stow your skivvies.
The men stripped down to their skivvies — the better to show off their bodies — for the battle.
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Origin and Etymology of skivvy
First Known Use: circa 1902See Words from the same year
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Definition of skivvy for English Language Learners
: a female servant who does work that is dirty and unpleasant
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