skort

noun
\ ˈskȯrt How to pronounce skort (audio) \

Definition of skort

: a pair of shorts made to resemble a skirt (as with an overlapping front panel)

Examples of skort in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The compression sports top and skort come in two colors that are also new to the Urbody palette: cherry, and jade. Lindsay Lee Wallace, refinery29.com, 27 June 2022 There are plenty of print options for women like the satin skort for $69, or the Ruched Pants for $79.50 and its matching Tropical-Print Cropped Top for $49.50. Allyson Portee, Forbes, 1 July 2022 Her matching skirt was made of the same holographic, metallic material and featured a sporty wrap-skort tie detailing to cinch the mini at her waist. Seventeen, 14 June 2022 The Upside married the skort, the tennis skirt, and the short into a pleated jersey hybrid that performs like all three. Arden Fanning Andrews, Vogue, 8 June 2022 Conforti says it's inspired by the brand's best-selling skort, and is supportive for high-intensity exercise. Halie Lesavage, Harper's BAZAAR, 19 May 2022 Pliskova will don a cami tank or galaxy print racerback, both worn with a skort. Tim Newcomb, Forbes, 18 May 2022 Think a skort that looks like a skirt or a convertible bag that can be worn as a backpack or a satchel. Claire Harmeyer, PEOPLE.com, 17 Mar. 2022 Featuring a flattering high-rise fit, an asymmetrical wrap front, and an oversized button closure, the plaid skort's design is anything but ordinary. Claire Harmeyer, PEOPLE.com, 25 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of skort

1951, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for skort

blend of skirt entry 1 and shorts

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Last Updated

6 Aug 2022

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“Skort.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skort. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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