The definition of a skirt is a garment that hangs below the waist, or something like a skirt that hangs down.(noun)
Skirt is defined as to avoid, or be on the edge of.(verb)
See skirt in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < ON skyrt, shirt, kirtle, akin to OE scyrte, shirt
See skirt in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old Norse skyrta, shirt; see sker-1 in Indo-European roots.
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