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skirting

adjective

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skirting

noun

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the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something
  • the skirting on the saddle was a slightly darker shade of leather

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skirting

verb
present participle of skirt

Synonyms & Antonyms of skirting (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to avoid by going around
  • skirted the construction zone

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2 to avoid having to comply with (something) especially through cleverness
  • the new bill would make it harder for companies to skirt environmental regulations

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The first known use of skirting was in 1764

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“Skirting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/skirting. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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